Angioedema

Common Name(s)

Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 248 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Adalimumab desensitization protocol in a patient with a generalized urticarial reaction and angioedema following adalimumab administration.
 

Author(s): D Gutiérrez Fernández, A Foncubierta Fernández, J L Anguita Carazo, S Fernández Meléndez, M J Fernández Anguita, F Medina Varo

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2014 ;24(4):273-5.

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2014

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Long-term prophylaxis with C1-inhibitor concentrate in patients with hereditary angioedema.
 

Author(s): M Pedrosa, T Lobera, C Panizo, J Jurado, T Caballero

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2014 ;24(4):271-3.

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2014

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 32 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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Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced angioedema--a dangerous new epidemic.
 

Author(s): Eva R Rasmussen, Kristianna Mey, Anette Bygum

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2014 May;94(3):260-4.

 

Angioedema is a sudden localised and often asymmetric swelling of the skin or mucous membranes caused by transient increased endothelial permeability causing plasma extravasation. In the last decades the incidence of severe angioedema involving the upper airways and even fatal outcome ...

Last Updated: 7 May 2014

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[Algorithm for diagnosis and treatment of hereditary angioedema as a tool for management].
 

Author(s): María Luisa Baeza, Teresa Caballero Molina, Carlos Crespo Diz, González-Quevedo, Mar Guilarte Clavero, Dolores Hernández Fernández de Rojas, Teófilo Lobera Labairu, Carmen Marcos Bravo, Andrés Navarro Ruiz, A Navarro Ruiz, José Luis Poveda Andrés, J L Poveda Andrés, María Antonia Cebollero, A Cebollero de Torre

Journal: Farm Hosp. ;37(6):521-9.

 

Hereditary angioedema is a disease with low prevalence and high heterogeneity with regards to the severity of the clinical picture, which makes the diagnosis difficult and requires the need for early start of specific treatment in order to prevent complications.

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2013

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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: 8 Dec 2014

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