Angioedema

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Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 406 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Management of Pregnancy and Delivery in Patients With Hereditary Angioedema Due to C1 Inhibitor Deficiency.
 

Author(s): T González-Quevedo, J I Larco, C Marcos, M Guilarte, M L Baeza, S Cimbollek, M C López-Serrano, M Piñero-Saavedra, M Rubio, T Caballero

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2016 ;26(3):161-7.

 

There is little information on pregnancy and delivery in patients with hereditary angioedema due to C1 inhibitor deficiency (C1INH-HAE). The aim of this study was to describe the effect of pregnancy and deliveries on symptoms of C1INH-HAE and review the need for and safety of treatments ...

Last Updated: 22 Jun 2016

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A Unique Case of Angioedema With Anti-C1 Inhibitor Antibodies and Normal C1 Inhibitor Levels.
 

Author(s): M Bova, A Petraroli, S Loffredo, G Marone, M Triggiani

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2016 ;26(2):111-2.

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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Genetic Analysis as a Practical Tool for Diagnosis of Hereditary Angioedema With Normal C1 Inhibitor: A Case Report.
 

Author(s): A S Moreno, L S M Maia, P B Palhas, M M Dias, V F Muglia, E C Castelli, K Bork, L K Arruda

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2016 ;26(1):57-9.

 

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2016

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 44 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Novelties in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Angioedema.
 

Author(s): M Cicardi, C Suffritti, F Perego, S Caccia

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2016 ;26(4):212-21; quiz two pages after page 221.

 

Angioedema is defined as local, noninflammatory, self-limiting edema that is circumscribed owing to increased leakage of plasma from the capillaries located in the deep layers of the skin and the mucosae. Two mediators, histamine and bradykinin, account for most cases of angioedema. ...

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2016

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Epidemiology of angioedema without wheals in an allergy and immunology center.
 

Author(s): Eloisa Malbrán, Diego Fernández Romero, Maria Cecilia Juri, Blas J Larrauri, Alejandro Malbrán

Journal: Medicina (B Aires). 2015 ;75(5):273-6.

 

We describe the diagnostic epidemiology, the clinical course, the family history and the response to treatment of patients with angioedema without wheals (AWW) at an Allergy and Immunology Clinical Center. We reviewed the case records of all patients at our office from January 1997 ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Recombinant replacement therapy for hereditary angioedema due to C1 inhibitor deficiency.
 

Author(s): Dumitru Moldovan, Jonathan A Bernstein, Marco Cicardi

Journal: Immunotherapy. 2015 ;7(7):739-52.

 

Hereditary angioedema is a rare genetic condition transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait and characterized most commonly by the production of either inadequate or nonfunctioning C1 esterase inhibitor (C1-INH), a blood protein that regulates proteases in the complement, fibrinolytic ...

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema

 

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2015

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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: 15 Jun 2016

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