Tag Angioedema

Traumatic Angioedema

A 33 year old caucasian female presented to the emergency department following minor trauma to her upper lip. Traumatic Angioedema?
CCC Critical Care compendium 340


Angioedema is a clinical diagnosis characterized by the abrupt onset of non-pitting, non-pruritic swelling that involves the reticular dermis, subcutaneous, and submucosal layers