The treatment of Sézary syndrome.

  title={The treatment of S{\'e}zary syndrome.},
  author={Richard K. Winkelmann and Jos{\'e} Lu{\'i}s D{\'i}az-P{\'e}rez and Stanislaw A. B{\"u}chner},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  volume={10 6},
The results of treatment programs were studied in forty patients with Sézary syndrome. Thirty-three patients died. The principal treatment was a low-dose chlorambucil and prednisone regimen. Patients so treated lived longer from diagnosis of erythroderma (median survival, 6.2 yr) than did patients on other regimens (median survival, 3.05 yr). The addition of x-ray or chemotherapeutic programs did not increase significant long-term benefit. Seven patients receiving chlorambucil and prednisone… CONTINUE READING

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