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View in Spanish: Micosis fungoides

Mycosis fungoides (my-KOH-sis fun-GOY-deez)
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.

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