mastocytosis

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Related to diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis: Telangiectasia Macularis Eruptiva Perstans

mastocytosis

[¦mas·tə‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Excessive mast cell proliferation. Also known as mast-cell disease.
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Stephanie Brown, aged 11 months, |and, right, after with mum Maria successful treatment for the rare skin condition Diffuse Cutaneous Mastocytosis
Diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis (4) usually presents in patients <3 years of age as a generalized orange-yellow-brown discoloration of the skin, often described as a thickening of the skin, or a "peau d'orange" appearance.
Stephanie Brown, aged 11 months, with one of the rarest medical conditions in the UK - Diffuse Cutaneous Mastocytosis - and sitting pretty now after her treatment |

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