HAE News Briefs

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New Therapies Lead to the Need for a Broader View of HAE Symptoms and QoL

A targeted literature review and interviews with key opinion leaders (KOLs) have determined that new prophylactic treatments for hereditary angioedema (HAE) have increased the importance of more broadly assessing symptoms and quality of life in patients with the disease. The review, published in the Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases, noted that previously, the focus had…

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Hereditary Angioedema Often Impacts Patients’ Reproductive Decisions

A new survey-based study has found that hereditary angioedema (HAE) has a significant impact on reproductive decision-making among patients. The study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice also found that current knowledge of reproductive options was low among patients with HAE, underscoring the importance of offering genetic counseling to these…

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