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cutaneous tcell lymphoma

A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
38 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Photopheresis: Sometimes extracorporeal photopheresis (ecp) may help to control disease mainly confined to the skin. This involves removing some of your blood and ex ... Read More
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Dr. William A Biermann
46 years experience Medical Oncology
There are new agents: There are several new agents for this disease. It is uncommon and you need a good assessment of the status of both your disease and your ability to ta ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
26 years experience Medical Oncology
Other options: There are multiple other options to include trials avaliable for treatment. Targeted therapy has been proven effective as well as immunotherapy. Would ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
There are: Several new therapies which have come to market in the us. Not sure about india. We also use extracorporeal photopheresis, but that requires a speci ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
34 years experience Medical Oncology
There is no exactly: These are fairly rare lymphomas that are hard to define and diagnose. What they are not..Are b cell lymphomas which are quite common in comparision. U ... Read More
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Dr. Manoj Reddy
24 years experience Radiation Oncology
Type of NHL: Cutaneous t cell lymphoma (ctcl) is a type of non-hodgkin's lymphoma(nhl) , which is a type of cancer of the immune system. Unlike most nhl (which are ... Read More
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Dr. Hernani Cualing
30 years experience Pathology
Mycosisfungoides etc: Cutaneous T cell lymphomas are a group of nonHodgkin lymphomas primarily arising in skin, most common type is Mycosis Fungoides, presenting as plaqu ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: No.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
31 years experience Radiation Oncology
Multiple fashions: It varies by stage (spread). It can be treated via chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Some use total skin radiation in some cases. In my practice, eve ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Itchy skin: Pruritus /itchy skin would be the most common symptoms. Skin manifestation can vary from redness, dryness, lumps, etc.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
CTCL subset of NHL: Cutaneous t-cell lymphoma (ctcl) is a subset of non-hodgkin's lymphoma (nhl). There are >40 nhl subtypes. Ctcl is one.
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Dr. Ron Citron
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Yes: Without more information i would default to another biopsy. Early diagnosis can be helpful. I would not delay.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
F/u with MD: There are many other things can explain the symptoms you have, not necessarily from or associate to the cancer. However, i will suggest you to see you ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Uncertain but need e: You need to see your oncologist to be certain there is no relationship.As you are immunodeficient -we are concerned about infection.
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