Angioedema

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Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 450 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hereditary angioedema: Assessing the hypothesis for underlying autonomic dysfunction.
 

Author(s): Maddalena A Wu, Francesco Casella, Francesca Perego, Chiara Suffritti, Nada Afifi Afifi, Eleonora Tobaldini, Andrea Zanichelli, Chiara Cogliati, Nicola Montano, Marco Cicardi

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Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema due to C1-inhibitor deficiency (C1-INH-HAE)are often triggered by stressful events/hormonal changes.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Episodic angioedema associated with eosinophilia.
 

Author(s): Fang Liu, Wenxing Hu, Haibo Liu, Min Zhang, Hong Sang

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(4):534-536.

 

We report a 12-year-old girl who presented with recurrent angioedema on the face, trunk, and extremities, and concomitant marked weight gain for 5 years. During the episode, her white blood cell count increased to 47.7×109/L with 89.9% eosinophils, followed by elevated serum level ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Preventing Hereditary Angioedema Attacks in Children Using Cinryze®: Interim Efficacy and Safety Phase 3 Findings.
 

Author(s): Emel Aygören-Pürsün, Daniel Soteres, Dumitru Moldovan, Jim Christensen, Arthur Van Leerberghe, James Hao, Jennifer Schranz, Kraig W Jacobson, Inmaculada Martinez-Saguer

Journal: Int. Arch. Allergy Immunol.. 2017 ;173(2):114-119.

 

Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a rare genetic disease causing unpredictable and potentially life-threatening subcutaneous and submucosal edematous attacks. Cinryze® (Shire ViroPharma Inc., Lexington, MA, USA), a nanofiltered C1 inhibitor (C1-INH), is approved in Europe for the treatment, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 47 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current and future therapies for the treatment of histamine-induced angioedema.
 

Author(s): Christine James, Jonathan A Bernstein

Journal: Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2017 Feb;18(3):253-262.

 

Angioedema, a sudden, self-limited swelling of localized areas of any part of the body that may or may not be associated with urticaria, is thought to be the result of a mast-cell mediated process versus a bradykinin etiology. Understanding the mechanism is key in determining the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Management of Children With Hereditary Angioedema Due to C1 Inhibitor Deficiency.
 

Author(s): Michael M Frank, Bruce Zuraw, Aleena Banerji, Jonathan A Bernstein, Timothy Craig, Paula Busse, Sandra Christiansen, Marc Davis-Lorton, H Henry Li, William R Lumry, Marc Riedl,

Journal: Pediatrics. 2016 Nov;138(5):.

 

Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a potentially life-threatening inherited disease characterized by attacks of skin swelling, severe abdominal pain, and upper airway swelling. Attacks typically begin in childhood, but the appropriate diagnosis is often missed. Attacks do not respond ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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International consensus on the diagnosis and management of pediatric patients with hereditary angioedema with C1 inhibitor deficiency.
 

Author(s): H Farkas, I Martinez-Saguer, K Bork, T Bowen, T Craig, M Frank, A E Germenis, A S Grumach, A Luczay, L Varga, A Zanichelli,

Journal: Allergy. 2017 Feb;72(2):300-313.

 

The consensus documents published to date on hereditary angioedema with C1 inhibitor deficiency (C1-INH-HAE) have focused on adult patients. Many of the previous recommendations have not been adapted to pediatric patients. We intended to produce consensus recommendations for the diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Treatment of Idiopathic Angioedema With Xolair as Add-on Therapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Angioedema

 

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2017

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Study of BCX7353 as a Treatment for Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)

 

Last Updated: 13 Dec 2017

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2016

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