Acute Hemorrhagic Edema of Infancy with Associated Hemorrhagic Lacrimation

Hannah Sneller, Carolina Vega, Lawrence Zemel, Henry P. Chicaiza

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Acute hemorrhagic edema of infancy is a rare leukocytoclastic vasculitis that affects infants and children aged 4 to 24 months. We report a case of a 5-month-old girl with purpuric lesions with associated hemorrhagic lacrimation and epistaxis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)E70-E72
JournalPediatric Emergency Care
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2021
Externally publishedYes


  • acute hemorrhagic edema of infancy
  • hemorrhagic lacrimation
  • purpuric lesion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Emergency Medicine


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