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Hereditary Angioedema Type III Summary

Description: A form of hereditary angioedema that occurs in women and is precipitated or worsened by high ESTROGEN levels. It is associated with mutations in the gene for FACTOR XII that result in its increased activity.

Also Known As: Estrogen-Sensitive Hereditary Angioedema; Angioedema, Estrogen-Sensitive Hereditary; Angioedemas, Estrogen-Sensitive Hereditary; Estrogen Sensitive Hereditary Angioedema; Estrogen-Sensitive Hereditary Angioedemas Show All >>

Networked: 9 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hereditary Angioedema Type III

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Factor XII (Hageman Factor) : 4 results : IBA
  2. icatibant : 2 results : IBA
  3. Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists : 1 result : IBA
  4. Bradykinin Receptors (Bradykinin Receptor) : 1 result : IBA
  5. Estrogens (Estrogen) : 1 result : FDA 1
  6. Oral Contraceptives : 1 result : IBA
  7. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Hereditary Angioedema Type III

  1. Angioedema
  2. Hereditary Angioedema Types I and II
  3. Urticaria (Hives)

Key Therapies for Hereditary Angioedema Type III

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  1. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement) : 1 result

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