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Hereditary angioedema, type 1

Hereditary angioedema, type 1: Introduction

Hereditary angioedema, type 1: A rare disorder characterized by recurring episodes of swelling of parts of the skin or mucous membranes. Sometimes internal organs may be involved. Symptoms can last for up to five days with usually weeks between episodes. Type I is the most common type and is due to the reduced production of C1 inhibitor proteins. Episodes can be triggered by emotional or physical stress but can occur spontaneously. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hereditary angioedema, type 1 is available below.

Symptoms of Hereditary angioedema, type 1

Treatments for Hereditary angioedema, type 1

  • Symptoms during an episode may be alleviated by fluid replacement, pain management and airway management. Preventative measures - androgens e.g. winstrol, danazol and oxandrolone
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Causes of Hereditary angioedema, type 1

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Less Common Symptoms of Hereditary angioedema, type 1

  • Fatigue before an episode
  • Sudden mood change before an episode
  • Anxiety before an episode
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Hereditary angioedema, type 1 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hereditary angioedema, type 1, or a subtype of Hereditary angioedema, type 1, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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  1. Hereditary angioedema, type 1: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing
  6. Complications
 

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