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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Mycosis fungoides, also known as Alibert-Bazin syndrome<ref>synd/98 at Who Named It?</ref> or granuloma fungoides, is the most common form of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It generally affects the skin, but may progress internally over time. Symptoms include rash, tumors, skin lesions, and itchy skin.

While the cause remains unclear, most cases are not genetic or hereditary. Most cases are in people over 20 years of age, and it is more common in men than women. Treatment options include sunlight exposure, ultraviolet light, topical corticosteroids, chemotherapy, and radiation.


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Mycosis fungoides, also known as Alibert-Bazin syndrome<ref>synd/98 at Who Named It?</ref> or granuloma fungoides, is the most common form of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It generally affects the skin, but may progress internally over time. Symptoms include rash, tumors, skin lesions, and itchy skin.

While the cause remains unclear, most cases are not genetic or hereditary. Most cases are in people over 20 years of age, and it is more common in men than women. Treatment options include sunlight exposure, ultraviolet light, topical corticosteroids, chemotherapy, and radiation.


Mycosis fungoides sections
Intro  Signs and symptoms  Cause  Diagnosis  Treatments  Epidemiology   History   Research   See also   References  Further reading  External links  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Signs and symptoms
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