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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
mastocytosis +     
cutaneous mastocytosis +   
mast-cell sarcoma 
Mastocytic Enterocolitis 
systemic mastocytosis +   
A group of disorders caused by the abnormal proliferation of MAST CELLS in a variety of extracutaneous tissues including bone marrow, liver, spleen, lymph nodes, and gastrointestinal tract. Systemic mastocytosis is commonly seen in adults. These diseases are categorized on the basis of clinical features, pathologic findings, and prognosis.

Exact Synonyms: SMCD - systemic mast cell disease ;   Systemic Mast-Cell Diseases ;   systemic mast cell disease ;   systemic mastocytoses ;   systemic tissue mast cell disease
Primary IDs: MESH:D034721
Alternate IDs: RDO:0005990
Xrefs: GARD:8616 ;   NCI:C9235
Definition Sources: MESH:D034721

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