Does Henoch-Schonlein Purpura and Sickle Cell Anemia have any connections? Is there anyway that once a child has one, they can get the other?
I hope someone can help, as 2 children in my extended family need answers, aswell as their parents.
I wish we could answer your question regarding any links between HSP and Sickle Cell Anemia, but we cannot find that information. However, we found the following Support Group, which we hope will be able to answer your questions about Henoch Schonlein Purpura & Sickle Cell Anemia.
While they are located in London, they do offer an e-mail address.
Henoch Schonlein Purpura Support Group
c/o Contact a Family
209-211 City Road
Tel: 01733 204368
Best time to telephone:10am - 2pm
This is a small contact group formed in 2003. It offers a listening ear and, where possible, linking for affected adults and families of affected children.
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