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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Mycosis Fungoides

A systemic lymphoma of T-lymphocytes that manifests itself first in the skin as macules and then patches that often are scaly. Most people with the disease have only scaly macules and patches for a lifetime, but some patients may develop papules,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lymphomas (Other Than Mycosis Fungoides and Lymphomatoid Papulosis)

…tremities, and large B-cell lymphoma with predilection for the legs of older patients. Cutaneous T-cell lymphomas other than mycosis fungoides present themselves as macules and patches, papules and plaques, and nodules and tumors that may appear on…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma/ Mycosis Fungoides

…tremities, and large B-cell lymphoma with predilection for the legs of older patients. Cutaneous T-cell lymphomas other than mycosis fungoides present themselves as macules and patches, papules and plaques, and nodules and tumors that may appear on…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Nummular Dermatitis: Overview

…tory nummular dermatitis. Pitfalls Consider another diagnosis such as tinea corporis, contact dermatitis, parapsoriasis, and mycosis fungoides in any recalcitrant case. A KOH preparation is indicated if scale or an active border is present. Relapse…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Persistent Pigmented Purpuric Dermatitis: Overview

…ly plus ascorbic acid 500 mg daily for 4-6 weeks. c. Griseofulvin 500-750 mg daily for 1-2 months. d. In the most severe cases cyclosporine A may be considered. Pitfalls Failure to diagnose contact dermatitis, drug eruption, or mycosis fungoides…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Superficial Fungal Infections: Therapy: Tinea versicolor

…ial diagnosis Includes seborrheic dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, pityriasis alba, leprosy, syphilis, vitiligo, parapsoriasis, mycosis fungoides, anetoderma. Initial therapy Selenium sulfide shampoo (2%) is the most economical therapy and many…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lymphomatoid Papulosis

A distinctive type of CD 30 lymphoma characterized by the presence mostly of papules, some of them purpuric, that may ulcerate and heal with a scar, and by lesions that tend to come and go for years, eventually disappearing entirely or, on…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mycosis fungoides

…plaque parapsoriasis. Arch Dermatol 1973;107:65-69. Hyde JN, Montgomery FH. A contribution to the study of the so-called premycosis stage of mycosis fungoides. Am Dermatol Assoc Trans 1898;22:42. Jablonska S, Chorzelski T, Lancucki J. Mucinosis…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Granulomatous Mycosis Fungoides?

…ion is secondary, caused by the effects of neoplastic lymphocytes on elastic fibers. In this sense, the phrase granulomatous mycosis fungoides is wrong; the mycosis fungoides is not granulomatous but rather the mycosis fungoides is joined by…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mycosis Fungoides—Increasing in Incidence?

…parapsoriasis progress to mycosis fungoides. But, contrary to that assertion, large-plaque parapsoriasis cannot progress to mycosis fungoides because it is mycosis fungoides at a flattish stage of that lymphoma. All current texts of dermatology…

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