MASTOCYTOSIS IN PREGNANCY


MADENDAG I. C. , Madendag Y. , TARHAN I., ALTINKAYA S. O. , DANISMAN N.

TAIWANESE JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, vol.49, no.2, pp.192-196, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1028-4559(10)60040-x
  • Title of Journal : TAIWANESE JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.192-196

Abstract

Objective: Mastocytosis is a rare disorder characterized by abnormal accumulation of mast cells in various organs Clinical complaints include pruritus, cutaneous flushing, dyspepsia, and episodes of anaphylaxis, and are usually the result of local and systemic mast cell mediator release The triggers include a variety of factors including drugs, exercise, stress, anxiety, and temperature extremes