Angioedema

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Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 372 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Food-Dependent Exercise-Induced Urticaria/Angioedema Caused by Lipid Transfer Protein in Two Children.
 

Author(s): Mauro Calvani, Valentina Giorgio, Monica Greco, Stefano Miceli Sopo

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2015 Jul;17(7):451-2.

 

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2015

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Defective glycosylation of coagulation factor XII underlies hereditary angioedema type III.
 

Author(s): Jenny Björkqvist, Steven de Maat, Urs Lewandrowski, Antonio Di Gennaro, Chris Oschatz, Kai Schönig, Markus M Nöthen, Christian Drouet, Hal Braley, Marc W Nolte, Albert Sickmann, Con Panousis, Coen Maas, Thomas Renné

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 2015 Aug;125(8):3132-46.

 

Hereditary angioedema type III (HAEIII) is a rare inherited swelling disorder that is associated with point mutations in the gene encoding the plasma protease factor XII (FXII). Here, we demonstrate that HAEIII-associated mutant FXII, derived either from HAEIII patients or recombinantly ...

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2015

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Development and content validity testing of a patient-reported outcomes questionnaire for the assessment of hereditary angioedema in observational studies.
 

Author(s): Nicola Bonner, Linda Abetz-Webb, Lydie Renault, Teresa Caballero, Hilary Longhurst, Marcus Maurer, Sandra Christiansen, Bruce Zuraw,

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Hereditary Angioedema (HAE), a rare genetic disease, manifests as intermittent, painful attacks of angioedema. Attacks vary in frequency and severity and include skin, abdominal and life-threatening laryngeal swellings. This study aimed to develop a patient reported outcome (PRO) ...

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2015

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 38 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diagnosis and treatment of bradykinin-mediated angioedema: outcomes from an angioedema expert consensus meeting.
 

Author(s): Timothy J Craig, Jonathan A Bernstein, Henriette Farkas, Laurence Bouillet, Isabelle Boccon-Gibod

Journal: Int. Arch. Allergy Immunol.. 2014 ;165(2):119-27.

 

Several types of angioedema exist beyond hereditary angioedema (HAE) types I/II; however, the diagnostic and treatment needs of these conditions are not well understood. Noticeably, there are no licensed treatments available for other forms of angioedema beyond HAE types I/II, and ...

Last Updated: 23 Dec 2014

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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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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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Open-label, Long-term Safety Study of Avoralstat in Subjects With Hereditary Angioedema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Angioedema; HAE

 

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2016

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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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