Possible therapy in hereditary angioneurotic edema (HAE)


The symptomatic therapy of hereditary angioneurotic edema with tranexamic acid and suramin in two patients is reported. The first patient responded well to tranexamic acid (Cyclocapron®) but not to suramin. In the second patient, attacks of edema could apparently be better prevented with suramin.

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