Mast Cell Activation Disorder – Yes, It’s Real – Science-Based Medicine – by Steven Novella on May 31, 2017
I have been asked several times about Mast Cell Activation Disorder (MCAD) by people who think there are red flags that maybe this is a made-up disorder.
As I will review below, it is a legitimate and interesting disorder. What is more interesting, from an SBM perspective, is why people would question the diagnosis.
The educated and skeptical public cannot trust apparent experts when they say that a diagnosis is real because there are so many fake diagnoses (and fake experts) out there. Continue reading