What Are the Early Symptoms of Purpura Nephritis

What Are the Early Symptoms of Purpura NephritisInfections or improper diet intake can lead to the capillary allergy disease which show as purpura on the skin and mucosa. When the glomerular capillary is damaged, we call it as purpura nephritis. All in all, the lesion part may include kidneys, skin system and other tissues due to the capillary spreading in whole body. Now lets see what symptoms would accompanied with purpura nephritis?


Reddish-purple spots, which look like bruises, are the most distinctive and universal sign of Purpura. It may appear in face, legs, feet, arms and trunk.

Gastrointestinal Tract Disorder

due to the increase of permeability of blood vessels, patients are easy to suffer from intestinal mucosa edema, bleeding and so on, at this time, patients may have feelings of nausea and vomiting and stomach pain.

Joint pain

Pain in joint, knee, hands and feet may happen in Purpura Nephritis patients.


Swollen joints in knees and ankles are common to see in patients with Purpura Nephritis.

High blood pressure

About 20~40% of Purpura nephritis patients develops high blood pressure.

Once patients suffer one or more than one symptoms of what we mentioned, the timely and effective treatment is necessary to prevent the further body damage, especially for the kidney damage. When the kidney function is influenced, more and more complications and symptoms would occur, lowering the life quality and shortening the life expectancy of patients.

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