stage III mycosis fungoides

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

In stage III, nearly all of the skin is reddened and may have patches, papules, plaques, or tumors. Lymph nodes may be enlarged but cancer has not spread to them. There may be abnormal lymphocytes in the blood but they are not cancerous.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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