Henoch-Schönlein Purpura | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of my symptoms?
  • Will medicine help treat my symptoms?
  • Am I at risk for kidney damage? What are the symptoms of kidney damage?
  • Am I likely to get HSP again?
  • Is there anything I can do to prevent getting HSP again?


Henoch-Schönlein Purpura: A Review by DM Kraft, D McKee, C Scott (American Family Physician August 01, 1998, http://www.aafp.org/afp/980800ap/kraft.html)

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 08/98