Angioedema Due to Chironoida Larvae Used as Fish Food

Purello D’Ambrosio, Francesco; Ricciardi, Luisa; Gangemi, Sebastiano; Isola, Stefania; Cilia, Marcello; Levanti, Carmelo
October 1998
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;10/28/98, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p482
Academic Journal
Describes the pathogenesis of angioedema due to Chironoida larvae in fish food. Appearance of urticaria-angioedema after ingestion of crustacea; Evidences of drug hypersensitivity; Development of acute asphyxia.


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