mastocytoma


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mas·to·cy·to·ma

(mas'tō-sī-tō'mă),
A fairly well-circumscribed accumulation or nodular focus of mast cells, grossly resembling a neoplasm.
[mastocyte + G. -oma, tumor]

mastocytoma

[mas′təsītō′mə]
a tumor that contains mast cells.

mastocytoma

Dermatology
A solitary or grouped aggregate of round to spindled mast cells with abundant eosinophilic granular cytoplasm, which may be associated with basal epidermal hyperpigmentation.

mastocytoma

Pediatrics Urticaria pigmentosa, see there.

mas·to·cy·to·ma

(mas'tō-sī-tō'mă)
A fairly well-circumscribed accumulation or nodular focus of mast cells, grossly resembling a neoplasm.
[mastocyte + G. -oma, tumor]

mastocytoma

see mast cell tumor.
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The 4 types of cutaneous mastocytosis are urticaria pigmentosa, mastocytoma, diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis, and telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans.
About Canine Mast Cell Tumor Mast cell tumour (MCT), also known as a mastocytoma, is the most common cutaneous malignant neoplasm in dogs, accounting for 16 to 21% of all skin tumours.
Another extensive international phase III study on mastocytoma in dogs will be initiated during spring 2008.
OTC Bulletin Board: SLPU), fused the B-subunit to a tumor peptide derived from P815 mastocytoma from mice.