Mast Cell HelpLine


Mast Cell HelpLine

The HelpLine is run by the Mast Cell Research website owner and volunteers, not by Mast Cell Disorder providers, specialists, or Dr. Afrin. Mast Cell Research serves as an online resource for information and research publications concerning Mast Cell Activation Disease (MCAD), and to assist individuals and healthcare providers in learning updated information on the management Mast Cell Activation Disease and its comorbidities. Mast Cell Research provides print and digital media educational resources, shares up-to-date information and research on Mast Cell Activation Disease (MCAD) and its related conditions, and provides education and general patient advocacy.

If you have general questions or concerns about Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) or Mast Cell Disorders you may email one of our HelpLine volunteers at, or use the contact submission form below. We aim to respond within 24-48 hours.

Please do not call our office number for HelpLine related questions. We will direct you back to the HelpLine email in order to have someone provide you the information that you are requesting via email.

Disclaimer: Mast Cell Research does not have physicians in our employ. Mast Cell Research does not provide medical advice or treatment. We are not a health care provider. It is important to realize that information shared by Mast Cell Research is not meant as a replacement for proper care from a doctor, therapist, or other healthcare providers. It is vital that you talk with your health care providers regarding the diagnosis and treatment options for Mast Cell Activation Disease, and its comorbid conditions. Minors should consult with a parent or legal guardian when considering treatment and providers.

Contacting our HelpLine implies an understanding that any information provided is not a substitute for medical advice or care by a professional. You are responsible for your health, wellness, and healthcare