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Research & Reviews  616 results

Unsatisfactory agreement using current classification of maculopapular cutaneous mastoc...
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Brockow K

Sep 18th, 2021 - Unsatisfactory agreement using current classification of maculopapular cutaneous mastocytosis.|2021|Brockow K,|diagnosis,

Frequency and prognostic impact of blood-circulating tumor mast cells in mastocytosis.
Blood Henriques A, Muñoz-González JI et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - Circulating tumor mast cells (CTMC) have been identified in the blood of a small number of patients with advanced systemic mastocytosis (SM). However, limited data exists about their frequency and prognostic impact in patients with mast cell activ...

Hypnotherapy in Treatment of Mastocytosis: A Prospective Study.
The International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hy... Retornaz F, Grino M et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Mastocytosis is an orphan disease associated with many systemic symptoms, chronic handicap, and potentially marked social consequences despite improved therapies. In this study, the authors aimed to measure the effect of 2 hypnosis sessions on mas...

Association of Elevated Serum Tryptase with Cutaneous Photodamage and Skin Cancers.
International Archives of Allergy and Immunology; Komulainen J, Siiskonen H et. al.

Aug 30th, 2021 - Mast cells and their major protein, the serine proteinase tryptase, can be involved in cutaneous photodamage and carcinogenesis. The serum test of tryptase (S-tryptase) measures total tryptase protein (active tryptase and inactive protryptases), a...

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Guidelines  2 results

Systemic Mastocytosis, Version 2.2019, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Gotlib J, Gerds AT et. al.

Dec 14th, 2018 - Mastocytosis is a group of heterogeneous disorders resulting from the clonal proliferation of abnormal mast cells and their accumulation in the skin and/or in various extracutaneous organs. Systemic mastocytosis is the most common form of mastocyt...

Proposed diagnostic algorithm for patients with suspected mastocytosis: a proposal of t...
Allergy Valent P, Escribano L et. al.

May 20th, 2014 - Mastocytosis is an emerging differential diagnosis in patients with more or less specific mediator-related symptoms. In some of these patients, typical skin lesions are found and the diagnosis of mastocytosis can be established. In other cases, ho...

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News  47 results

Gene-targeting therapy shown to reduce mastocytosis symptoms
CHEST Physician; Richard Mark Kirkner

Mar 31st, 2020 - A small-molecule kinase inhibitor that targets a gene mutation complicit in systemic mastocytosis has been found to reduce symptoms by about 30%, according to early results of a clinical trial scheduled to be presented at the American Academy of A.

Update on Rosacea Classification and Its Controversies

Jul 9th, 2019 - However, the Expert Committee still did not define either the length of time of flushing or nontransient erythema. It also did not specify convex surfaces of the face with periocular sparing as the characteristic pattern or provide additional info.

Inhibitor can improve symptoms of systemic mastocytosis
Jen Smith

Dec 8th, 2018 - Photo by Jen Smith Jason R. Gotlib, MD SAN DIEGO—The KIT D816V inhibitor avapritinib can improve symptoms of systemic mastocytosis (SM), according to researchers.

A Case of Systemic Mastocytosis With Associated Clonal Hematological Non-Mast Cell Lineage Disease at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Liman AD, Gandhi A et. al.

Sep 14th, 2018 - Introduction: Systemic mastocytosis (SM) is a rare myeloid neoplasm that is caused by accumulation of abnormal mast cells in the bone marrow, liver, spleen, and skin. The KIT D816V mutation encodes a constitutively activated receptor tyrosine kina.

Avapritinib produces durable responses in SM
HT Staff

Jun 25th, 2018 - Photo from EHA Poster session at the 23rd Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA) STOCKHOLM—The KIT/PDGFRA inhibitor avapritinib has produced durable responses in patients with systemic mastocytosis (SM). In the phase 1 EXPLORER tria.

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