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Angioedema: Introduction

Angioedema: Severe and dangerous form of hives with swelling. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Angioedema is available below.

Symptoms of Angioedema

Treatments for Angioedema

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Angioedema: Complications

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Causes of Angioedema

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Definitions of Angioedema:

An itchy skin eruption characterized by weals with pale interiors and well-defined red margins; usually the result of an allergic response to insect bites or food or drugs. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Angioedema as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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