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Are there some genetic reasons I get skin swelling off and on?

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Dr. Douglas Johnston
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Eval may help

There are many causes of skin swelling and not all are genetic.
One condition called hereditary angioedema is a genetic type of swelling that often runs in family. In this condition, swelling occurs without hives. Blood tests can evaluate for this.

In brief: Eval may help

There are many causes of skin swelling and not all are genetic.
One condition called hereditary angioedema is a genetic type of swelling that often runs in family. In this condition, swelling occurs without hives. Blood tests can evaluate for this.
Dr. Douglas Johnston
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Many of them, lupes, sclerdrema, atopic dermatitis, allergey, and hereditary angioedema and more.

In brief: Yes

Many of them, lupes, sclerdrema, atopic dermatitis, allergey, and hereditary angioedema and more.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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