Life As A Mom with Mastocytosis

How Escalating Symptoms Pushed One Patient Toward a Diagnosis of Systemic Mastocytosis

A Systemic Mastocytosis Patient Describes Her Diagnosis Journey

Katie Preston-Toepfer was diagnosed with cutaneous mastocytosis in her early twenties. A decade later, while she was going through a difficult pregnancy, Katie started to push for a more thorough investigation of her symptoms. Stay tuned for parts two and three of this series.

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This article was originally published August 26, 2022 and most recently updated September 6, 2022.
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