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Angioedema: Introduction

Angioedema: oedema of the skin, mucous and submucous tissues of the body. See detailed information below for a list of 113 causes of Angioedema, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Angioedema:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Angioedema. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Angioedema

Angioedema: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Angioedema, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Angioedema Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Angioedema may include:

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Stories from Users for Angioedema

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Medications or substances causing Angioedema:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Angioedema as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Angioedema: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Angioedema may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Angioedema

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Angioedema:

Angioedema: Deaths

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Causes of Angioedema listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Angioedema as a symptom include:

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)

Organs affected by Angioedema:

The list of organs typically affected by Angioedema may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Angioedema

The list below shows some of the causes of Angioedema mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Angioedema?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Angioedema. Of the 113 causes of Angioedema that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 107 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Angioedema:

The following list of conditions have 'Angioedema' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Angioedema:

The following list of medical conditions have Angioedema or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


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Causes of Angioedema Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Angioedema based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Angioedema?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Angioedema, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    What are the alternative names for Angioedema:

    Hives, Weal, Welt, Wheals, Urticaria
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Angioedema:

    Medical Conditions associated with Angioedema:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Angioedema:

    Hives (300 causes), Wheals, Skin rash (461 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Swelling (3730 causes), Allergic reaction (49 causes), Itching (1068 causes), Stridor (695 causes), Respiratory arrest

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    Medical News summaries about Angioedema

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