Mycosis fungoides: cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

Tarunveer Singh, Kanwarjit S. Dhillon, Deepak Sharma, Mohd Sadiq Umar, Uroos Fatima, K. R. Varshney, Alankret Dhillon

Abstract


Mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common group of cutaneous T-cell lymphomas. It is a rare non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of mature, skin-homing, clonal, malignant T lymphocytes, usually observed in mid to late adulthood, that initially presents in the skin as patches, plaques, tumors, or generalized erythema (erythroderma) and can involve the lymph nodes and peripheral blood. In this review, we survey the MF literature of the last decade and highlight the major trends.


Keywords


Mycosis fungoides, Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, Epidermotropism

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