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Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) Q&A

I am a 24-year-old MCAS patient and my health is declining. I am having difficulty finding a local physician. The last…

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Clinical Manifestations of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome By Organ Systems

Mast cell activation syndrome (MCAS) is a chronic multisystem illness of general themes of inflammation ± allergic-type…

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Thanksgiving Turkey Health Safety Tips

Given the dangers of salmonella contamination in raw turkey products, here are some safety tips for you as you prepare…

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Ask The NY Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) Specialists

I had melanoma that sat on my back (misdiagnosed as benign initially) for three years. I feel my Mast Cell disease was…

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Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) Questions Answered

What is the likelihood of inheriting Mast Cell Activation Disorder (MCAD)? As best as we presently understand, the…

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Ask The Mast Cell Activation Syndrome Doctors

Hi. I have MCAD. I have recently been also dx with chronic non-alcoholic pancreatitis. My GI doc questions whether mast…

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Ask The Mast Cell Activation Doctors

My 24-year-old son has cutaneous mastocytosis. He is self-conscious. He has had spots since he was a little boy and…

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Ask The Mast Cell Activation Syndrome Doctors

Can you explain why seizures during Anaphylaxis happen? Does our Nervous System shutdown? Not enough oxygen to the…

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Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) Questions Answered

I am currently on methotrexate, ketotifen, fexofenadine, and sodium crom but STILL reacting to food - what else is left…

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Caffeine Allergy & Coffee Intolerance: What You Need to Know

Coffee, like any other food or drink on the market, can be associated with side effects for some people. It is…