Cutaneous Lymphomas

  • Deniz Seçkin
  • Günther F.L. Hofbauer
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 146)

Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLDs) are a clinically and morphologically heterogeneous group of lymphoid proliferations, affecting up to 5% of immunosuppressed patients following solid organ or bone marrow transplantation [1]. In transplant recipients, PTLDs are the second most common form of neoplasias after skin cancers [2], having a variable incidence that is 25- to 50 fold greater than that of the general population [3].


Mycosis Fungoides Cutaneous Lymphoma Cutan Pathol Lymphomatoid Papulosis Extracorporeal Photopheresis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Deniz Seçkin
    • 1
  • Günther F.L. Hofbauer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyFaculty of Medicine, Başkent UniversityAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital,Zurich8091 ZurichSwitzerland

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