Ocala Regional Medical Center
anaphylaxis, angioedema, bradykinin, c1 esterase inhibitor, hereditary angioedema, heriditary angioedema
Cardiovascular Diseases | Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities | Emergency Medicine | Immune System Diseases
The authors present the case of a 22-year-old female who reported having a persistent sore throat. The patient had a history of recurring episodes of hereditary angioedema and arrived at the emergency department with her C1-esterase inhibitor. The epidemiology, clinical presentation, and treatment strategies are presented.
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Banerjee A, Bermudez N, Gould MB, Ramlatchan SR, Ganti L. Hereditary Angioedema. Cureus. 2023;15(7):e42088. doi:10.7759/cureus.42088