Hereditary angioedema is a very disabling and even life-threatening chronic condition. A timely and proper diagnosis of the condition is critical in disease management. Unfortunately, there is the potential for misdiagnosis when using the current laboratory diagnostic tools. Physicians should understand the limitations of each diagnostic assay and judiciously establish this life-altering diagnosis.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Immunology and Allergy
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine