John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Peripheral blood involvement in a mycosis fungoides patient with limited skin lesions: phenotypical features and homing molecule pattern Volume 11, numéro 6, November - December 2001

Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Section of Dermatology, 1st Dermatologic Clinic, University of Turin, via Cherasco 23, 10126 Turin, Italy.
  • Page(s) : 560-3
  • Année de parution : 2001

Peripheral blood involvement occurs in a percentage of mycosis fungoides (MF) patients ranging from 3.6 to 19% [1-4]. It is more frequent in the advanced stages (tumoral lesions or lymph node involvement), whereas it is extremely rare in early stage disease. Herein, a case of a MF patient with limited skin lesions and peripheral blood involvement is reported. Case report A female patient aged 72 years presented to our clinic with [...]