Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Lymphoma and related disorders - T cell / NK cell neoplasms
Tumorous stage mycosis fungoides

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Revised: 12 April 2019

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Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale CS. Tumorous stage mycosis fungoides. website. Accessed April 3rd, 2020.
  • Systemic chemotherapy
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Dense dermal infiltrates of atypical T cells with cerebroid nuclei (with thin sections)
  • May have reactive B cell component also
Positive stains
Negative stains
Molecular / cytogenetics description
  • T cell receptor gene clonality
Differential diagnosis
  • Acute or chronic dermatitis with cerebroid cells
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