Accession Number:

AD1040696

Title:

Multiple co-morbid conditions in patient with Mast Cell Activation Syndrome

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2017-10-26

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Mast cell activation disorders MCAD have been associatedwith Connective Tissue Disorders CTD and orthostatic intolerance andor postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome POTS in limited reports. A single report has also identified kindreds of patients with an autosomal dominant pattern of increased serum tryptase and variably associated CTD, neuropsychiatric findings, atopy, and gastrointestinal disorders. This abstract describes an unusual case of MCAD Ehlers-Danlos Hypermobility Syndrome EDHS orthostatic intolerance anxietyADHD intermittent diarrhea and a carcinoid tumor. This cluster of co-morbid conditions with MCAD has not been described to occur in a single patient.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE