Angioedema

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Angioedema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 443 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

ANGIOEDEMA AFTER ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME INHIBITORS.
 

Author(s): Katarzyna Korzeniowska, Artur Cielewiczi, Mariola Pawlaczyk, Katarzyna Motowidlo, Iwona Andrys-Wawrzyniak, Anna Jablecka

Journal: Acta Pol Pharm. 2017 May;74(3):983-986.

 

Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) are one of the most frequently used drugs in the therapy of cardiovascular diseases. Beneficial therapeutic effects may be accompanied by different adverse reactions including angioedema. Recently published data suggest that ACEI-induced ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Anaphylactic reaction/angioedema associated with jellyfish sting.
 

Author(s): João Claudio Campos Pereira, David Szpilman, Vidal Haddad Junior

Journal: Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop.. ;51(1):115-117.

 

The most frequent jellyfish in Southern Brazil causes mainly local pain and skin plaques. A 3-year-old female bather presented an erythematous, irregular plaque on the left forearm after contact with a jellyfish and intense facial angioedema with facial flushing. The lungs had vesicular ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Outcomes of long term treatments of type I hereditary angioedema in a Turkish family.
 

Author(s): Gulsen Akoglu, Belgin Kesim, Gokhan Yildiz, Ahmet Metin

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(5):655-660.

 

Hereditary angioedema is a rare autosomal dominantly inherited immunodeficiency disorder characterized by potentially life-threatening angioedema attacks.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Angioedema" returned 46 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: 7 Jun 2018

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Last Updated: 28 Apr 2016

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