Angiodema due to oral acitretin and isotretinoin.


Angioedema may be caused by nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs, angiotensin- converting enzyme inhibitors, radiocontrast media, antibiotics, sea food etc. It can involve an allergic (IgE-mediated) or non-allergic hypersensitivity reaction, both with a similar clinical presentation. While angioedema due to isotretionin has been described previously, this is… (More)


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@article{Filho2011AngiodemaDT, title={Angiodema due to oral acitretin and isotretinoin.}, author={Roberto Rheingantz da Cunha Filho and Hiram Larangeira de Almeida and Juliano de Avelar Breunig}, journal={Anais brasileiros de dermatologia}, year={2011}, volume={86 4 Suppl 1}, pages={S28-30} }