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Lymphomatoid papulosis

Lymphomatoid papulosis: Introduction

Lymphomatoid papulosis: A chronic skin disease characterized by recurring patches of skin bumps and nodules that occur mainly on the trunk, arms and legs. Scarring may occur in some cases. The skin rash heals but reoccurs intermittently over many years. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lymphomatoid papulosis is available below.

Symptoms of Lymphomatoid papulosis

Treatments for Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Complications

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Causes of Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Animations

Prognosis for Lymphomatoid papulosis

Prognosis for Lymphomatoid papulosis: rashes usually last 2 to 8 weeks but reoccurs often over many years

Research about Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Clinical Trials for Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Lymphomatoid papulosis:

This is a chronic, recurrent skin disease characterized by spontaneously regressing papules composed of an atypical CD30-positive T-cell population. The disease is defined as an atypical lymphoproliferative process and usually has a benign course. However, a minority of cases are clonal and can progress to frank lymphoma. Low dose methotrexate and psoralen/UVA (PUVA) are the best available therapies. (WHO, 2001) -- 2003 - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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