T-cell lymphoma

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T-cell lymphoma

A malignant proliferation of T cells arising in the skin, diagnosed by detecting rearrangement of the T-cell receptor's β chain; TCLs are often 'driven' by EBV and other viral infections; 90% of all Pts with TCL have extracutaneous involvement when diagnosed. See Mycosis fungoides.
T-cell lymphomas
Small lymphocytic (well-differentiated lymphocyte-like) lymphoma–13%
Convoluted cell lymphoma or poorly-differentiated lymphocytic lymphoma–52%
Immunoblastic sarcoma or 'histiocytic' lymphoma–19%
Mycosis fungoides/Sézary syndrome–11%
Lymphoepithelial cell (Lennert's) lymphoma–5%
Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
HTLV (I, II)–induced lymphoma

T-cell lymphoma

See MYCOSIS FUNGOIDES.
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