"Anaphylactic" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries
- purpura - D69.0 Allergic purpura
- shock or reaction - See: Shock, anaphylactic;
Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions
Purpura: Purplish or brownish red discoloration, easily visible through the epidermis, caused by hemorrhage into the tissues. When the size of the discolorization is >2-3 cm it is generally called Ecchymoses (ECCHYMOSIS).