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Do doctors see a lot of patients with familial cold urticaria?
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
12 doctors agree
In brief: Rare
One in 5000 people have cold urticaria, and half of them have familial cold urticaria.
So familial cold urticaria occurs in about one in 10, 000 people. Many of these patients also have atopy (an allergic tendency) and other forms of urticaria as well.

In brief: Rare
One in 5000 people have cold urticaria, and half of them have familial cold urticaria.
So familial cold urticaria occurs in about one in 10, 000 people. Many of these patients also have atopy (an allergic tendency) and other forms of urticaria as well.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No.
I have a few patients with cold urticaria but none with the familial kind.

In brief: No.
I have a few patients with cold urticaria but none with the familial kind.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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