A Case-Based Board Review of Angioedema and Urticaria

Marisa Riley, Sally Ng, Timothy Craig

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Angioedema can be induced by either bradykinin or histamine. Histamine-induced angioedema is often associated with urticaria, which is not present in its bradykinin-induced counterpart. This chapter utilizes case-based scenarios to describe the diagnostic evaluations and treatments for both, as recommended by current guidelines.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAbsolute Allergy and Immunology Board Review
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9783031128677
ISBN (Print)9783031128660
StatePublished - Jan 1 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine
  • General Immunology and Microbiology

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