Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Mast cell activation syndrome

Mast cell activation syndrome is a diasease that has many similarities with an allegic disorder, but it is not caused by an allergen but an immunological dysregulation. Somatic and germline mutations can be found in various genes in some cases.

Systematic

Food intolerance
Adult type lactose intolerance
Eosinophil peroxidase deficiency
Fructose intolerance
Fructose malabsorption
Fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase deficiency
Fructosuria
Glucose-Galactose Malabsorption
Histamine Intolerance
Lactase deficiency
Lysinuric protein intolerance
Mast cell activation syndrome
KIT
Sitosterolemia
Trehalase deficiency

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Anstey A et. al. (1991) Familial mastocytosis: a clinical, immunophenotypic, light and electron microscopic study.

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Oku T et. al. (1990) The familial occurrence of bullous mastocytosis (diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis).

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Selmanowitz VJ et. al. (1970) Uniovular twins discordant for cutaneous mastocytosis.

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Selmanowitz VJ et. al. (1970) Mastocytosis. A clinical genetic evaluation.

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James MP et. al. (1981) Familial urticaria pigmentosa with giant mast cell granules. A clinical, light, and electron microscopic study.

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Noto G et. al. (1995) Concordant urticaria pigmentosa in a couple of identical twins. A five-year follow-up.

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Rosbotham JL et. al. (1999) Lack of c-kit mutation in familial urticaria pigmentosa.

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Tefferi A et. al. (2009) Frequent TET2 mutations in systemic mastocytosis: clinical, KITD816V and FIP1L1-PDGFRA correlates.

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Update: Sept. 26, 2018