Micosis fungoides

  • Cristina María Uribe Betancur Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES
  • Isabel Restrepo Álvarez Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES
Palabras clave: micosis fungoides, clínica, diagnóstico y tratamiento


La micosis fungoides es un linfoma de células T (LCCT) periférico no Hodgkin que se presenta inicialmente en la piel; representa el tipo más frecuente
de los linfomas cutáneos T y el 50% de todos los linfomas cutáneos primarios. Se caracteriza por una evolución clínica de tres estadios: máculas, placas y

Múltiples variantes difieren de la forma clásica y son referidas como formas atípicas de la enfermedad que histológicamente se caracteriza por la proliferación de linfocitos cerebriformes y epidermotropismo.

La elección del tratamiento inicial depende del estadio de la enfermedad, del estado general del paciente y de su edad.

Biografía del autor/a

Cristina María Uribe Betancur, Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES

RIII Dermatología. Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES. Medellín.

Isabel Restrepo Álvarez, Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES

RIII Dermatología. Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES. Medellín.

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Cómo citar
Uribe Betancur CM, Restrepo Álvarez I. Micosis fungoides. rev. asoc. colomb. dermatol. cir. dematol. [Internet]. 1 de octubre de 2005 [citado 6 de octubre de 2022];13(3):191-06. Disponible en: https://revista.asocolderma.org.co/index.php/asocolderma/article/view/535


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