Frequently Asked Questions

How many people have Cold Agglutinin Disease?

Based on a population study, CAD affects up to 16 people per 1,000,000. The average age of onset of CAD is approximately 60 years, although onset has been seen in some patients as young as 30 years.1

CAD=Cold Agglutinin Disease.
Reference: 1. Berentsen S, Ulvestad E, Langholm R, et al. Primary chronic cold agglutinin disease: a population based clinical study of 86 patients. Haematologica. 2006;91(4):460-466.