THEODORE S. EVANS, M.D., F.A.C.P.; ANTHONY P. CIPRIANO, M.D.; ERWIN O. HIRSCH, M.D.
The case to be presented possesses several unusual features and even tends to discount the idea, still held by many, that mycosis fungoides is a disease that, with little reservation, is largely confined to the skin throughout its course. As is well known and taught, mycosis fungoides is a relatively rare but chronic and usually fatal disease of the skin, running a rather progressive course with infrequent remissions, and characterized by four well known stages, any or all of which the patient may pass through.
The first stage is characterized by generalized pruritus which may persist indefinitely and which may
EVANS TS, CIPRIANO AP, HIRSCH EO. MYCOSIS FUNGOIDES WITH "TUMOR d'EMBLÉE": REPORT OF A CASE TREATED WITH NITROGEN MUSTARD1. Ann Intern Med. 1950;33:1294–1302. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-5-1294
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