Am J Dermatopathol 2017 Oct 24. Epub 2017 Oct 24.
*Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY; †Division of Dermatology, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI; and ‡Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH.
Unilesional follicular mycosis fungoides (MF) is a rare variant of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma characterized by selective involvement of the hair follicles by neoplastic T lymphocytes presenting initially as a solitary lesion occupying less than 5% of the body surface; there are 22 previous reported cases. We describe 6 patients with this rare variant of MF, all males (age range 6-64 years; mean age: 28 years) presenting with a solitary lesion primarily on the face and scalp except 1 patient who presented with a truncal lesion. All the patients had the lesions for at least a few months. Read More