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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Linfoma cutáneo de células T

Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (kyoo-TAY-nee-us … lim-FOH-muh)
Any of a group of T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas that begins in the skin as an itchy, red rash that can thicken or form a tumor. The most common types are mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.