mastocytoma


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mastocytoma

[¦mas·tə‚sī′tō·mə]
(veterinary medicine)
A local proliferation of mast cells forming a tumorous nodule; seen most frequently in dogs, but occasionally noted in humans.
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Before the end of 2010, the Company expects that Paccal(R) Vet will be approved for treatment of mastocytoma (the most common skin tumour among dogs).
Urticaria pigmentosa lies on the benign end of a spectrum of proliferative mast cell disease ranging from a solitary mastocytoma to mast cell leukemia.