[Hereditary and acquired angioedema: clinical characteristics in 8 patients and review of the literature].

@article{Aizpuru2009HereditaryAA,
  title={[Hereditary and acquired angioedema: clinical characteristics in 8 patients and review of the literature].},
  author={Eva Mar{\'i}a Fonseca Aizpuru and Elisa Esther Rodr{\'i}guez Avila and Isabel Mar{\'i}a Arias Miranda and Francisco Javier Nu{\~n}o Mateo},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  year={2009},
  volume={209 7},
  pages={332-6}
}
C1 inhibitor disorders are a group of rare conditions in which the C1 inhibitor is deficient or defective. We present the clinical characteristics of 8 patients and a review of the literature. These are characterized by recurrent episodes of angioedema, which most often affect the skin or mucosal tissues of the upper respiratory and gastrointestinal tract… CONTINUE READING