Mastocytosis, An Issue of Immunology and Allergy Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323297097, 9780323297103

Mastocytosis, An Issue of Immunology and Allergy Clinics, Volume 34-2

1st Edition

Authors: Cem Akin
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323297097
eBook ISBN: 9780323297103
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 2nd May 2014


This issue of Immunology and Allergy Clinics, edited by Dr. Cem Akin, is devoted to Mastocytosis.  Articles in this issue include Human Mast Cell Signal Transduction; Mast cell tryptase role in homeostasis and coagulation; Mastocytosis: Current Classification and Diagnostic criteria; Epidemiology, risk factors and prognosis of mastocytosis; Mast cell sarcoma: Clinical management; Molecular defects in mastocytosis: c-kit mutations and beyond; Flow cytometry in mastocytosis: Utility as a diagnostic and prognostic tool; Morphology of mastocytosis with special reference to immunophenotypical aberrancies; CD30 expression in mastocytosis; Extramedullary mastocytosis: Pathologic aspects; Bone involvement and osteoporosis in mastocytosis; Drug allergy in mastocytosis; Eosinophilia in mastocytosis; Venom allergy and mastocytosis; Skin disease in mastocytosis; Treatment of advanced mastocytosis; Treatment strategies of mediator related symptoms in mastocytosis; and Neuro and psychological involvement in Mastocytosis.


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About the Authors

Cem Akin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Mastocytosis Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital