Mycosis fungoides in a lung transplant recipient with advanced ciclosporin nephropathy: management with mechlorethamine and subsequent renal transplantation.

Research paper by Emmanuel E Laffitte, Jean-Pierre JP Venetz, John-David JD Aubert, Michel A MA Duchosal, Renato G RG Panizzon, Manuel M Pascual

Indexed on: 01 May '08Published on: 01 May '08Published in: Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland)


Posttransplant cutaneous T cell lymphomas are rare and have been reported to have a poor prognosis. We report the case of a follicular mycosis fungoides in a lung transplant recipient who was successfully treated with topical mechlorethamine, prior to subsequent renal transplantation.