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Disease Mastocytosis, Cutaneous

Name Mastocytosis, Cutaneous
Synonyms Bullous Mastocytoses | Bullous Mastocytosis | Cutaneous Mastocytoses | Cutaneous Mastocytoses, Diffuse | Cutaneous Mastocytosis | Cutaneous Mastocytosis, Diffuse | Mastocytoses, Bullous | Mastocytoses, Cutaneous | Mastocytoses, Skin | Mastocytosis, Bullous | Mastocytosis, Diffuse Cutaneous | Mastocytosis, Skin | Skin Mastocytoses | Skin Mastocytosis
Definition Skin lesions due to abnormal infiltration of MAST CELLS. Cutaneous mastocytosis is confined to the skin without the involvement of other tissues or organs, and is mostly found in children. The three major variants are: URTICARIA PIGMENTOSA; diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis; and SOLITARY MASTOCYTOMA OF SKIN.
Categories Cancer | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D034701
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2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mastocytosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Mastocytosis, Cutaneous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Mastocytosis, Cutaneous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Mastocytoma, Skin
  Mastocytosis, cutaneous, with short stature, conductive hearing loss and microtia
  Urticaria Pigmentosa