Parapsoriasis and mycosis fungoides: the Northwestern University experience, 1970 to 1985.

@article{Lazar1989ParapsoriasisAM,
  title={Parapsoriasis and mycosis fungoides: the Northwestern University experience, 1970 to 1985.},
  author={AlexanderJ. Lazar and Walter A. Caro and Henry H Roenigk and Kevin S. Pinski},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={1989},
  volume={21 5 Pt 1},
  pages={919-23}
}
One hundred sixty skin biopsy specimens from 89 patients with the clinical diagnosis of large plaque parapsoriasis and 240 specimens from 106 patients with mycosis fungoides were reviewed. Through the use of chart reviews and a retrospective questionnaire, various factors (sex, age, history of eczema/atopy, occupation) were examined in these two patient groups. Mycosis fungoides developed in 30% of the patients in the parapsoriasis group. Nineteen percent of patients in the mycosis fungoides… CONTINUE READING