Physician Database

Michael A. Linden, MD, PhD

University of Minnesota
Board Certifications: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (2010) and Hematology (Hematopathology) (2011)
Specialty Areas:
Age restrictions:
Types of Patients:
Willing to see
patients with:
Monoclonal Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MMAS), Non-Clonal Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (idiopathic MCAS), Cutaneous Mastocytosis [including MPCM (UP, TMEP), DCM and Mastocytoma], Indolent Systemic Mastocytosis (ISM), including isolated bone marrow mastocytosis, Systemic Mastocytosis with an Associated Hematologic Neoplasm (SM-AHN, formerly SM-AHNMD), Aggressive Systemic Mastocytosis (ASM), Mast Cell Leukemia (MCL), Mast Cell Sarcoma
Additional Information:

Please note: We review pathology materials in consultation, but I am not a treating hematologist.

We provide second opinions on bone marrow biopsies and tissues for mast cell disease.

We also have a flow cytometry lab and can perform CD2 and CD25 testing on bone marrow samples.

Our link to outreach is as follows, which will help with the accessioning:



I am a hematopathologist at the University of Minnesota. I have familiarity with the pathologic interpretation of bone marrow and other samples from patients with mast cell diseases as checked above.