Visceral Angioedema caused by Angiotensin Receptor Blocker

Visceral Angioedema caused by Angiotensin Receptor Blocker

Arun Minupuri, Roshni Patel, Jesus Salas Noain

Mercy Catholic Medical Center

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In literature we see clear evidence of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme inhibitors (ACEI’s) causing visceral angioedema, but further evidence is required to establish the causality for Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARB’s). With the widespread usage of these anti-hypertensives and the potential serious adverse effect in the form of angioedema; clinicians should consider medication induced as part of their differentials.

Keywords: Visceral Angioedema, Angiotensin Receptor Blocker

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Arun Minupuri, Roshni Patel, Jesus Salas Noain. Visceral Angioedema caused by Angiotensin Receptor Blocker. International Journal of Case Reports, 2020 4:144. DOI: 10.28933/ijcr-2020-06-2605


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