Purpura fulminans treatment

Purpura fulminans is a rare hemorrhagic condition that typically occurs following an infectious illness like chicken pox, scarlet fever, strep throat, tonsillitis, meningococcemia, or rubella.

Treatment: This is a medical emergency that requires hospitalization and surgery by a highly qualified and experienced surgeon. Surgical intervention may be necessary.

Petra Warner, M.D., FACS
Elizabeth L. Dale, M.D.
Brian Pan, M.D., FACS
Christopher Gordon, M.D., FACS, FAAP
Scott J. Rapp, M.D., FACS

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