stage I mycosis fungoides

Pronunciation: (... my-KOH-sis fun-GOY-deez)

Stage I is divided into stages IA and IB. In stage IA, less than 10% of the skin surface is covered with patches, papules, and/or plaques. In stage IB, 10% or more of the skin surface is covered with patches, papules, and/or plaques. In stages IA and IB, there may be abnormal lymphocytes in the blood but they are not cancerous.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

2005-11-25 Date last modified: 2012-02-23Mycosis Fungoides and the Sézary Syndrome TreatmentMicosis fungoide y síndrome de Sézary: Tratamiento