Treatment of a 54-Year-Old Male With Tumor-Stage Mycosis Fungoides
Source: CCO Interactive Case Challenges: Diagnosis and Treatment of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

Case Challenge

Francine Foss, MD, reviews optimal management of a highly functional patient presenting with de novo tumor-stage mycosis fungoides.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the quality-of-life and adverse effect issues involved in first-line treatment of a highly functional patient with tumor-stage mycosis fungoides and preexisting medical conditions
  • Describe the use of immunosuppressive vs nonimmunosuppressive approaches as second-line treatment for patients with tumor-stage mycosis fungoides
  • Discuss the use of targeted approaches to treatment in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma


  • Francine Foss

Credit Information

  • Release Date:
    July 25, 2007
  • Expiration Date:
    July 24, 2008
  • Physicians:
    maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits