Mycosis Fungoides

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NCCN Updates NHL Guidelines to Incorporate FDA Approvals of New Treatment Options  -  23 Nov 2009
PR Newswire (press release)In addition, the updated NCCN Guidelines now include romidepsin as a suggested systemic treatment option for patients with mycosis fungoides and Sezary ...

Blood Flow Cytometry May Be Preferable Way to Diagnose, Analyse Mycosis ...  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
DG NewsCHICAGO -- November 10, 2009 -- Mycosis fungoides, a rare form of skin cancer that is actually a lymphoma, can be very difficult to ...

Leukonychia Related to Vorinostat  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Archives of DermatologyWe herein describe a new clinical finding of leukonychia occurring in 3 patients with mycosis fungoides (MF) being treated with vorinostat (Zolinza; ...

CityTech Releases New Web Application to Securely Manage Confidential Medical ...  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Earthtimes (press release)...is familiar with the unique aspects of the disease since he was diagnosed with Mycosis Fungoides (MF), a form of cutaneous lymphoma, in April 2007. ...

Efalizumab and Progression of Undiagnosed Follicular Mycosis ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Archives of Dermatology1. van Doorn R, Scheffer E, Willemze R. Follicular mycosis fungoides: a distinct disease entity with or without associated follicular mucinosis: a

"Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma": Cutaneous TNMania in Cutaneous ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Archives of Dermatology1-2 We agree that the use of TNM may be difficult for unusual and rare variants of mycosis fungoides; however, neither the initial TNM classification in its

SGT. SHAFT: Widow can get benefits  -  ‎Jul 15, 2009‎
Washington TimesHe was diagnosed with mycosis fungoides many years ago (in the '80s). This is an immune system non-Hodgkin's disease. He served from 1962 to 1974 and served

On the Trail of a New Killer  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Archives of DermatologyOne is that the patients may have experienced lingering cases of mycosis fungoides (MF) with psoriasiform features that transformed into a more aggressive

Telephone education workshop Wednesday highlights developments in ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Examiner.comCutaneous lymphoma is a general term for many lymphomas of the skin including mycosis fungoides (the most common form), Sézary syndrome,

Advances in Radiation Therapy Tailor Treatments  -  ‎Jul 15, 2009‎
Chipley Florida Online Newspaper - Foster Folly NewsPatients with a rare lymphoma called Mycosis Fungoides benefit from a procedure called Total Skin Electron Therapy (TSET), which uses electrons to treat

Narrow-band ultraviolet B phototherapy for early stage mycosis ...  -  Dec 3, 2008
John Libbey Eurotext,1 Hospital of China Medical University, 155 North Nanjing Street, Shenyang 110001, China Mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common form of cutaneous T cell

Romidepsin Active for Treatment of Refractory Cutaneous T-Cell ...  -  Dec 17, 2008
Cancer Consultants,...[1] Mycosis fungoides and Sezary syndrome are the most common forms of CTCL. Sezary syndrome has a leukemic form involving circulating Sezary cells.

Two Pralatrexate Studies Presented at the 50th Annual Meeting of ...  -  Dec 6, 2008
WELT ONLINE,Cutaneous T-cells lymphomas, or CTCLs, are comprised of a number of non-Hodgkin's T-cell lymphomas, including mycosis fungoides and Sezary syndrome,

Blood center accepting donations from more people  -  Nov 2, 2008
The State Journal-Register,Those cancers include leukemia, lymphomas, Karposi’s sarcoma, multiple myeloma, mycosis fungoides and melanoma. The blood center, which is the exclusive

Pegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin Effective for Advanced or ...  -  Jul 11, 2008
Cancer Consultants,1 Mycosis fungoides and Sezary syndrome are the most common forms of CTCL. Sezary syndrome has a leukemic form involving circulating Sezary cells.

Cancer Drug Appears to Help With Aggressive MS  -  Jun 12, 2008
U.S. News & World Report,Cyclophosphamide has been used in combatting a number of cancers, including lymphomas, multiple myeloma, leukemia, mycosis fungoides, neuroblastoma,

Gloucester Pharmaceuticals Announces Phase 2 Data for Romidepsin ...  -  Jun 17, 2008
Business Wire (press release),CTCL is a group of diseases, including mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome, which constitute types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in which certain cells of the

Gloucester Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Results from Phase ...  -  May 19, 2008
Earthtimes (press release),CTCL is a group of diseases, including mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome, both constitute types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in which certain cells of the

Mycosis Fungoides Facts and Mycosis Fungoides Treatment  -  Dec 15, 2007
American Chronicle,Mycosis fungoides and the Sézary syndrome (MF/SS) are neoplasias of malignant T lymphocytes that usually possess the helper/inducer cell surface phenotype.

Gloucester Pharmaceuticals Reports Clinically Significant ...  -  Dec 10, 2007
Business Wire (press release),CTCL is a group of diseases, including Mycosis Fungoides and Sézary syndrome, all constituting types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in which certain cells of the

allergies? no, conquering something much more serious  -  Nov 18, 2007
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin,..."i have studied sections ... from ian mcgregor and agree with the suggestion of mycosis fungoides," wrote dr. a. bernard ackerman, the institute's director.

Genmab Amends HuMax-CD4 Pivotal Study in CTCL  -  Oct 11, 2007
PR Newswire UK (press release),The study which previously only included patients with the Mycosis Fungoides (MF) form of CTCL has been expanded to include patients with Sézary Syndrome as



Background information on Mycosis Fungoides [When available]

Mycosis Fungoides, also known as Alibert-Bazin syndrome or granuloma fungoides, is a rare form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. It generally affects the skin, but may progress internally over time.

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