Angioedema

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Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 263 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Icatibant in ACE-inhibitor-induced angioedema.
 

Author(s): Murat Baş, Thomas K Hoffmann, Georg Kojda

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 May;372(19):1867-8.

 

Last Updated: 7 May 2015

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Hereditary angioedema and autoimmunity.
 

Author(s): Paola Triggianese, Maria D Guarino, Eleonora Ballanti, Maria S Chimenti, Roberto Perricone

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Oct;16(10):622-4.

 

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2014

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Bradykinin-mediated hereditary angioedema (non-estrogen-dependent) without C1 inhibitor deficiency.
 

Author(s): C Vela Vizcaino, L Sola Enrique, S Chugo Gordillo, M T Lizaso Bacaicoa, T Caballero Molina, B E García Figueroa

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2014 ;24(4):280-1.

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2014

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Phenotype standardization of angioedema in the head and neck region caused by agents acting on the angiotensin system.
 

Author(s): M Wadelius, S E Marshall, G Islander, L Nordang, M Karawajczyk, Q-Y Yue, I Terreehorst, E V Baranova, S Hugosson, K Sköldefors, M Pirmohamed, A-H Maitland-van der Zee, A Alfirevic, P Hallberg, C N A Palmer

Journal: Clin. Pharmacol. Ther.. 2014 Oct;96(4):477-81.

 

Angioedema is a potentially life-threatening adverse reaction to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers. To study the genetic etiology of this rare adverse event, international consortia and multicenter recruitment of patients are needed. To reduce ...

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2014

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A consensus parameter for the evaluation and management of angioedema in the emergency department.
 

Author(s): Joseph J Moellman, Jonathan A Bernstein, Christopher Lindsell, Aleena Banerji, Paula J Busse, Carlos A Camargo, Sean P Collins, Timothy J Craig, William R Lumry, Richard Nowak, Jesse M Pines, Ali S Raja, Marc Riedl, Michael J Ward, Bruce L Zuraw, Deborah Diercks, Brian Hiestand, Ronna L Campbell, Sandra Schneider, Richard Sinert, ,

Journal: Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Apr;21(4):469-84.

 

Despite its relatively common occurrence and life-threatening potential, the management of angioedema in the emergency department (ED) is lacking in terms of a structured approach. It is paramount to distinguish the different etiologies of angioedema from one another and more specifically ...

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2014

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Pasteurized and nanofiltered, plasma-derived C1 esterase inhibitor concentrate for the treatment of hereditary angioedema.
 

Author(s): Konrad Bork

Journal: Immunotherapy. 2014 ;6(5):533-51.

 

Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a relatively rare autosomal dominant disorder that is typically characterized by recurrent episodes of edema in various body locations. It is most commonly caused by an inherited deficiency of functionally active C1 esterase inhibitor (C1-INH). Replacement ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2014

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Safety of Ruconest in 2-13 Year Old Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema

 

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2014

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Study to Assess the Tolerability and Safety of Ecallantide in Children and Adolescents With Hereditary Angioedema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema Types I and II

 

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2014

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Last Updated: 12 Mar 2015

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