Which distribution of skin lesions is characteristic of mastocytosis?

Updated: Jun 07, 2018
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Answer

Skin distribution findings are as follows:

  • Widespread symmetric distribution

  • Trunk involved more than extremities

  • Tendency to spare the face, scalp, palms, and soles; however, a patient with scarring alopecia has been reported [27]


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