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Table 3 Misdiagnoses in patients with hereditary angioedema (n = 81)

From: A Germany-wide survey study on the patient journey of patients with hereditary angioedema

  HAE (n = 81)
n %
Patients reporting misdiagnoses
 Yes 40 49.4
 No 41 50.6
 All 81 100.0
Most common misdiagnosesa
 Appendicitis 16 40.0
 Allergy 12 30.0
 Mental disorder 6 15.0
 Tonsilitis 3 7.5
 Nervous stomach 3 7.5
  1. a Patients could have reported more than one misdiagnosis
  2. HAE Hereditary angioedema
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