It is widely known that COVID-19 can impact everyone differently, but for systemic mastocytosis (SM) patients, the effects can be powerful.
In the era of modern medicine, there are still many of us who fall through the cracks. Those with systemic mastocytosis are no strangers to this truth.
VA health care went a long way in diagnosing and treating my systemic mastocytosis (SM), but there has been some issues.
Living with systemic mastocytosis (SM) requires a unique set of tools to manage the anxiety this rare disease creates.
There were many confusing and frustrating steps along the path to my systemic mastocytosis diagnosis.
After countless colonoscopies and multiple steroid treatments, biopsies determined I had abnormally large counts of white blood cells.