What is the clinical history of poikilodermatous mycosis fungoides cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL)?

Updated: Apr 20, 2020
  • Author: Lauren C Pinter-Brown, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Poikilodermic mycosis fungoides occurs when poikiloderma (ie, poikiloderma vasculare atrophicans, which is a combination of atrophic, dry, dyspigmented skin and telangiectasia) develops in cases of otherwise typical mycosis fungoides; this is not an infrequent occurrence. Occasionally, it may predominate or even be the only presenting manifestation of the disease. It may rarely involve skin over the entire body.

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