9 Leukemia Rashes, Bruises, and Other Skin Manifestations


Purpura - Leukemia Rashes

When your bleeding problems have become more severe, petechiae join together in more extensive areas called purpura. Purpura may look either reddish or purple and are usually associated with trauma or very severe alterations in the blood platelet count. This is still an early manifestation of leukemia but may also appear in patients with advanced disease.