Familial urticaria pigmentosa: report of a family and review of the role of KIT mutations.

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Cutaneous mastocytosis is a rare clinically heterogeneous disorder characterized by mast cell infiltration. Mastocytosis affects both children and adults and has been reported to occur in families. Recent data suggest that mutations in the c-kit proto-oncogene are causative of mastocytosis not only in adults but in children and familial cases as well… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e31826330bf

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@article{Fett2013FamilialUP, title={Familial urticaria pigmentosa: report of a family and review of the role of KIT mutations.}, author={Nicole M Fett and Joyce M. C. Teng and B. Jack Longley}, journal={The American Journal of dermatopathology}, year={2013}, volume={35 1}, pages={113-6} }