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Cutaneous Mastocytosis Summary

Description: 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.

Also Known As: Mastocytosis, Cutaneous; Bullous Mastocytoses; Bullous Mastocytosis; Cutaneous Mastocytoses; Cutaneous Mastocytoses, Diffuse Show All >>

Networked: 83 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 5 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cutaneous Mastocytosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Venoms : 2 outcomes in 2 results : IBA
  2. Tryptases (Tryptase) : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results : IBA
  3. imatinib (Gleevec) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 3
  4. omalizumab (Xolair) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 2
  5. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 2
  6. fluticasone (Cutivate) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 23 Generic
  7. Antibodies : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  8. Cathepsin G : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Clobetasol (Clobetasol Propionate) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 41 Generic
  10. Carbon Monoxide : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Cutaneous Mastocytosis

  1. Mastocytosis (Mast-Cell Disease)
  2. Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (Loeffler Endocarditis)
  3. Urticaria Pigmentosa
  4. Systemic Mastocytosis
  5. Blister (Bulla)
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Key Therapies for Cutaneous Mastocytosis

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  1. Immunotherapy : 2 outcomes in 2 results
  2. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy) : 3 results
  3. Radiotherapy : 2 results
  4. Anesthesia : 2 results
  5. Solid-State Lasers : 1 result
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