Familial cold urticaria
Synonyms: FCAS | FCU | Familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome
Familial cold urticaria (FCAS) is the mildest form of cryopyrin-associated periodic syndrome (CAPS; see this term) and is characterized by recurrent episodes of urticaria-like skin rash triggered by exposure to cold associated with low-grade fever general malaise eye redness and arthralgia/myalgia.
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