Mast Cell Activation Disease Current Concepts

The learner will increase their knowledge and understand basic aspects of the realm of allergic diseases and mastocytosis.  In this course,  the new nosology of mast cell disease, principally the key distinctions between mastocytosis and mast cell activation syndrome will be discussed. The presentation will focus on the typical clinical presentation of mast cell activation syndrome and the basic principles of treating the syndrome. The program will enable the participant to better understand these  conditions and apply appropiate techniques in their practice.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Updated diagnosis and management MCAS guidelines:

Dr. Afrin 2020 updates   “Diagnosis of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome: A Global  consensus-2″

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32324159/?fbclid=IwAR0lqgeCS6zXrAwj6vRqoqTy7HCirAUpdeLQQvIKpTkB30rOVLlPmWc14j4

https://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749(19)31116-9/fulltext

Differential diagnosis:

 https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/article/S2213-2198(18)30819-5/fulltext

Diagnostic algorithm:

 https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/article/S2213-2198(19)30056-X/fulltext

This module Program will begin on July 14, 2020 (12:00 am EDT) and expire on July 13, 2023 (11:59 pm EDT)

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