A 34-year-old member asked:
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what can i do to avoid angioedema?

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Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry answered
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends on cause: Angioedema (swelling of lips/tongue/etc) can be caused by a specific trigger (food, medication, infection), or can also be idiopathic (unknown cause). There are also hereditary forms of angioedema. You should see an allergist to determine the cause.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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