Mycosis fungoides, nitrogen mustard and skin cancer.

  title={Mycosis fungoides, nitrogen mustard and skin cancer.},
  author={Anthony W P du Vivier and Eric C. Vonderheid and Eugene J. Van Scott and Frederick Urbach},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  volume={99 1},
The prevalence of epithelial cancer was determined in 202 patients with mycosis fungoides and the Sézary syndrome and was found to be 10.5%. In an attempt to establish a possible association with topically applied nitrogen mustard, it was noted that 4.0% of these patients had lesions prior to nitrogen mustard therapy (although over half subsequently… CONTINUE READING