Origin of purpura
Related formspur·pu·ric [pur-pyoo r-ik] /pɜrˈpyʊər ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for purpuric
In a few days purpuric extravasations appeared on his legs, and a dysentery enfeebled him to an extent far from safe.Adrift in the Arctic Ice Pack|Elisha Kent Kane
An eruption of purpuric spots ensued, and she died comatose.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
Purpura is not hereditary, nor is there a purpuric diathesis in the strict sense of the term.
Injuries that may be of no consequence to healthy persons may excite in the purpuric profuse hemorrhage, free or interstitial.
Sometimes the skin shows erythematous and purpuric rashes, and the patient may cry out as in meningitis.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles