Novel treatment approaches for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

  • Francine M. Foss
  • Timothy M. Kuzel
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 99)


A number of efficacious therapeutic approaches to the various stages of mycosis fungoides (MF) and the Sezary syndrome (SS) are available. Considerable controversy exists, however, regarding the curability of this indolent disease process with currently described modalities. The lack of convincing survival benefit to patients in randomized trials of aggressive multimodality therapy compared with palliative treatments suggests that long disease-free remissions may be observed after therapy but reflect disease biology rather than inherent curative potential of the modality applied [1].


Clin Oncol Mycosis Fungoides Diphtheria Toxin Murine Monoclonal Antibody Sezary Syndrome 


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