Clinical Perspectives

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A Pathologist

Tracy George
MD

“Patients with SM present with a wide variety of mast cell-related symptoms and should be screened for KIT D816V with a high sensitivity assay using peripheral blood.”

Presentation Description

Patients may interact with many different specialists over a number of years prior to receiving a diagnosis of systemic mastocytosis. Pathologists play an important role in differential diagnosis and identification of specific subtypes of systemic mastocytosis.

This module discusses key topics related to diagnosis and treatment of systemic mastocytosis, including disease burden and clinical manifestations; diagnosis and subtyping; cytology, markers, and workup; treatment options; and a summary of unmet needs, as told from the perspective of a Pathologist.

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Presentation Description

Patients may interact with many different specialists over a number of years prior to receiving a diagnosis of systemic mastocytosis. Pathologists play an important role in differential diagnosis and identification of specific subtypes of systemic mastocytosis.

This module discusses key topics related to diagnosis and treatment of systemic mastocytosis, including disease burden and clinical manifestations; diagnosis and subtyping; cytology, markers, and workup; treatment options; and a summary of unmet needs, as told from the perspective of a Pathologist.

Tracy George
MD

“Patients with SM present with a wide variety of mast cell-related symptoms and should be screened for KIT D816V with a high sensitivity assay using peripheral blood.”

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