Which imaging studies are indicated in the workup of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL)?

Updated: Aug 15, 2018
  • Author: Lauren C Pinter-Brown, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Imaging studies

  • Chest radiography: To determine whether there is lung involvement

  • Abdominal/pelvic computed tomography (CT) scanning: In patients with advanced mycosis fungoides (stage IIB to IVB) or those with clinically suspected visceral disease

  • Positron emission tomography (PET) scanning: To determine visceral involvement


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