The US HAEA Angioedema Center at UC San Diego is a center-of-excellence offering comprehensive care for patients with angioedema, state-of-the-art diagnostic tests and techniques, the latest available therapeutic modalities, a full range of patient support programs, and cutting-edge translational research in angioedema. The Angioedema Center, in partnership with the US HAEA, aspires to improve the lives of angioedema patients throughout the world.

Who We Are

The US Hereditary Angioedema Association and UC San Diego partnered to create the first ever comprehensive angioedema center in the United States. Our unique "bench-to-bedside" approach to angioedema research and patient care supports the broadest range of angioedema activities in the US. From research in genetics to the most advanced treatments, the Angioedema Center is at the forefront of personalized angioedema medical care.

The US HAEA Angioedema Center at UC San Diego
8899 University Center Lane
Suite 230
San Diego, CA 92122
858-657-5350 (Office)

Office hours: Mon-Fri 8am - 4pm

Latest News


Dr. Zuraw Attends the World Premier of “Special Blood”

A Message from Dr. Zuraw, Director of the US HAEA Angioedema Center at UC San Diego: “Special Blood” directed and produced by Natalie Metzger shines a bright light on the challenges that patients with Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) face as they live day to day. As a physician who specializes in this rare but very serious […]

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Question of the Week

Jul 20, 2016
“How do I persuade my partner to treat early with C1 inhibitor in case of abdominal pain? I know it is a HAE symptom but he always wants to wait and see.” 

Dr. C: This is a deceptively simple question. It is difficult to provide a precise answer lacking some additional background information. How often is your partner correct to wait? Are there certain symptoms that predictable for an HAE attack? Are there other confounding health conditions? How do we convince a loved one to do anything […]

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