Mastocytosis and fibrosis: role of cytokines.


Mastocytosis is a rare stem cell disorder characterized by abnormal growth and accumulation of mast cells in one or more organ systems. Clinical heterogeneity is a hallmark of mastocytosis. Recent observations of activating mutations in c-kit may help to understand the abnormal growth of mast cells in mastocytosis. However, this mutation alone does not… (More)


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