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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • FCAS
  • Familial polymorphous cold eruption
  • Familial cold urticaria
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Research

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
  • The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) study, Pathogenesis of Physical Induced Urticarial Syndromes is currently recruiting participants. The study aims to investigate mechanisms that may cause physical hives or urticaria and to reproduce urticaria through challenge testing (procedures to test the skin for a reaction to a stimulus), followed by mast cell studies, measurement of IL-1, genetic studies, and other molecular studies to lead to a better understanding of urticaria and to design safe and more effective treatments.
Other Names for this Disease
  • FCAS
  • Familial polymorphous cold eruption
  • Familial cold urticaria
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.