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Are some people more prone to getting familial cold urticaria?

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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Yes

It is a genetic disease inherited in an autosomal dominate pattern.
So if you inherit the gene from a parent who has it, you will also have the same problems with hives, fever, and joint pain on cold exposure.

In brief: Yes

It is a genetic disease inherited in an autosomal dominate pattern.
So if you inherit the gene from a parent who has it, you will also have the same problems with hives, fever, and joint pain on cold exposure.
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