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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…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lymphomatoid Papulosis

Macaulay first coined the diagnostic term “lymphomatoid papulosis” (LyP) in 1968, although the disease process was first published more than a decade earlier by Dupont and colleagues under the moniker “histiomonocytic reticulosis.” LyP is a rare…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Private: 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…

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…

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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Malassezia Infections: Initial Evaluation

…ial diagnosis includes seborrheic dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, pityriasis alba, leprosy, syphilis, vitiligo, parapsoriasis, mycosis fungoides, and anetoderma. Malassezia (formerly Pityrosporum) Folliculitis Although Malassezia may be commensals of…

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…

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