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Mycosis Fungoides and the Sézary Syndrome Treatment (PDQ®)

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Last Modified: 09/02/2014

Treatment Options by Stage

Stage I Mycosis Fungoides
Stage II Mycosis Fungoides
Stage III Mycosis Fungoides
Stage IV Mycosis Fungoides and the Sézary Syndrome



Stage I Mycosis Fungoides

Treatment of stage I mycosis fungoides may include the following:

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with stage I mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome. For more specific results, refine the search by using other search features, such as the location of the trial, the type of treatment, or the name of the drug. Talk with your doctor about clinical trials that may be right for you. General information about clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.

Stage II Mycosis Fungoides

Treatment of stage II mycosis fungoides is palliative (to relieve symptoms and improve the quality of life) and may include the following:

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with stage II mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome. For more specific results, refine the search by using other search features, such as the location of the trial, the type of treatment, or the name of the drug. Talk with your doctor about clinical trials that may be right for you. General information about clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.

Stage III Mycosis Fungoides

Treatment of stage III mycosis fungoides is palliative (to relieve symptoms and improve the quality of life) and may include the following:

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with stage III mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome. For more specific results, refine the search by using other search features, such as the location of the trial, the type of treatment, or the name of the drug. Talk with your doctor about clinical trials that may be right for you. General information about clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.

Stage IV Mycosis Fungoides and the Sézary Syndrome

Treatment of stage IV mycosis fungoides and stage IV Sézary syndrome is palliative (to relieve symptoms and improve the quality of life) and may include the following:

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with stage IV mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome. For more specific results, refine the search by using other search features, such as the location of the trial, the type of treatment, or the name of the drug. Talk with your doctor about clinical trials that may be right for you. General information about clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.