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Leukemia, Mast-Cell MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Leukemia, Mast-Cell
Tree Number(s)
C04.557.337.440
C04.557.337.539.275.440
C20.762.750.750.500
Unique ID
D007946
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007946
Scope Note
A form of systemic mastocytosis (MASTOCYTOSIS, SYSTEMIC) characterized by the presence of large numbers of tissue MAST CELLS in the peripheral blood without skin lesions. It is a high-grade LEUKEMIA disease with bone marrow smear of >20% MAST CELLS, multi-organ failure and a short survival.
Entry Term(s)
Mast-Cell Leukemia
Previous Indexing
Leukemia (1966-1986)
Mast Cells (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note
92; was LEUKEMIA, MAST CELL 1987-91
Online Note
use LEUKEMIA, MAST-CELL to search LEUKEMIA, MAST CELL 1987-91
History Note
92; was LEUKEMIA, MAST CELL 1987-91
Date Established
1987/01/01
Date of Entry
1986/03/27
Revision Date
2021/07/07
Leukemia, Mast-Cell Preferred
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