mycosis fungoides
A human disease in which a frequent secondary feature is fungal infection of lesions in the skin. Recognized as a tumour of T-lymphocytes that accumulate in the dermis and epidermis and cause loss of the epidermis.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Mycosis fungoides — A type of non Hodgkin s lymphoma that first appears on the skin. Also called cutaneous T cell lymphoma. * * * mycosis fun·goi·des fəŋ gȯid .ēz n a form of lymphoma characterized by a chronic patchy red scaly irregular and often eczematous… …   Medical dictionary

  • mycosis fungoides — fəŋˈgȯidēz noun Etymology: New Latin, literally, fungoid mycosis : a chronic progressive disease possibly related to leukemia and marked by the development of reddish tumors especially upon the scalp, face, and chest and sometimes by cellular… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mycosis fungoides — a disease that is a variety of reticulosis confined to the skin, with plaques and later nodules infiltrated with T lymphocytes. It progresses very slowly and can be treated initially with topical corticosteroids, later with PUVA and electron beam …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • mycosis fungoides — A type of non Hodgkin lymphoma that first appears on the skin and can spread to the lymph nodes or other organs such as the spleen, liver, or lungs …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • mycosis fungoides plaque — In mycosis fungoides, an area of skin that is thickened, raised, red, scaly, and itchy …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • mycosis fungoides d'emblйe — see m. fungoides …   Medical dictionary

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