Department of Health Management, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Misdiagnosis Association, Seattle, Washington, USA
KeywordsCase reportsPhotographsBefore and afterMycosis fungoidesStage 1APruritusNarrow-band ultraviolet B (NB-UVB)
A 45-year-old woman presented with stage 1A mycosis fungoides (less than 10 % of whole body skin involvement), negative HTLV1 serology with mild pruritus . After treatment, more than 90 % of lesions healed with phototherapy sessions with narrow-band ultraviolet B (NB-UVB) (Figs. 15.1–15.9).
Patient one: Leg lesions before treatment. Source: Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi, MD