Mast cell proliferations can be classified based on the clinical findings and prognostic features.
(2) associated with an hematologic disorder (with myelodysplasia or a myeloproliferative disorder)
(3) aggressive (lymphadenopathic mastocytosis and eosinophilia)
(4) mastocytic leukemia
Forms of indolent disease:
(2) cutaneous disease
(3) peptic ulcer disease
(5) aggregates in the bone marrow
(6) skeletal disease
associated with hematologic disorder
variable, depending on the underlying hematologic disorder
mast cell leukemia
fulminant with very poor prognosis
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Specialty: Hematology Oncology, Clinical Laboratory