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Definition: Blood spots on the skin that are purple-colored, between 4-10 mm resembling bruising.

Pronunciation: perĀ“pu-rah

Body System: Integumentary

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: purpura

D69.0 Allergic purpura
D69.2 Other nonthrombocytopenic purpura
D69.3 Immune thrombocytopenic purpura
D69.42 Congenital and hereditary thrombocytopenia purpura
D69.51 Posttransfusion purpura
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