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- A petechial skin rash
- Excessive skin bruising
- Pale skin
- Leg swelling (bilateral)
- Arm swelling (bilateral)
Tests are required to make the diagnosis of hemolytic uremic syndrome.
Tests that may be used to evaluate hemolytic uremic syndrome include:
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PubMed HUS References
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- Starr M, Bennett-Wood V, Bigham AK, de Koning-Ward TF, Bordun AM, Lightfoot D, Bettelheim KA, Jones CL, Robins-Browne RM. Hemolytic-uremic syndrome following urinary tract infection with enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli: case report and review. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Aug;27(2):310-5.