Patients with mast cell disease may have or may develop additional ailments which need to be managed along with their primary disease.  

Several years ago, MSC conducted a survey of existing mast cell patients in Canada.  Although we wouldn't consider it medical research, we did hear anecdotally from patients that they also experienced the following comorbid conditions:

  • Addison's Disease
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Angioedema
  • Arthritis & specific rare diseases of Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Sjogren's
    • Raynaud's
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Ehlers-Danlos
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Lupus
  • Cerebral Tumour
  • Charcot-Marie Tooth
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cystic Acne
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Diabetes
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE)
  • Dysautonomia
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypertension
  • Interstitial Cystitis (Bladder Pain Syndrome)
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Multiple Chemical Sensitivity
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuropathy
  • Osteopenia/Osteoporosis
  • Periodontal Disease
  • Pituitary Tumour
  • Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Uveitis (Iritis)
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Vertigo