angioedema

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Related to Angioneurotic oedema: Quincke edema, Quincke oedema
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Noun1.angioedema - recurrent large circumscribed areas of subcutaneous edema; onset is sudden and it disappears within 24 hours; seen mainly in young women, often as an allergic reaction to food or drugs
dropsy, edema, hydrops, oedema - swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities
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Death in Supervasmol poisoning may be due to respiratory obstruction, angioneurotic oedema of larynx, oedema of floor of the mouth and base of the tongue or due to systemic complications.
The two major clinical effects that have been reported are of angioneurotic oedema and renal failure.
Acute ingestion of PPD causes angioneurotic oedema of the neck and face, often requiring an emergency tracheostomy in children, and anuric or oliguric renal failure with chocolate-brown urine and rhabdomyolysis.