Michael Krathen, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Stanford University, noted the ongoing clinical trial during a presentation at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology titled, "Case Based Discussions in Cutaneous Lymphomas: Treating early stage mycosis fungoides.
What does MF stand for?
MF stands for Mycosis Fungoides (skin disease)
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We have 59 other meanings of MF in our Acronym Attic
- Multiple Formulation
- Multiple Frequency
- Muscle Fiber
- Muscle Force
- Mutua Fides
- Mutual Fund
- My Friends (Red Hot Chili Peppers song)
- Myelofibrosis (blood disease)
- Mylene Farmer (singer)
- Mysterious Figure (gaming; Kingdom Hearts)
- Morrissey, Fernie and Michel Railway (short line railway between Fernie, and Coal Creek, B.C. Canada)
- Mometasone Furoate Delivered by Dry Powder Inhaler
- Matched Filter Maximum Likelihood (receiver)
- Matched Filter Maximal-Ratio Combining
- Multi-Frequency / Multi-View
- Multi-Frame Packet Reservation Multiple Access
- Multi-Frequency Antenna Array Synthetic Aperture Radar
Samples in periodicals archive:
Mycosis fungoides and Sezary syndrome are known as the two most common forms of CTCL.
Mycosis fungoides presenting as Ofuji's papuloerythroderma.
Molecular markers and prognostic factors in mycosis fungoides, CD30+ T-cell lymphoproliferative disorders of the skin, and subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma are some topics covered.
The study which previously only included patients with the Mycosis Fungoides (MF) form of CTCL has been expanded to include patients with SA[c]zary Syndrome as well.
The pathologist noted epidermotropism, exocytosis with atypical lymphoid cells, and a "predominance of T cells," leading to a diagnosis of "probable mycosis fungoides.
To the Editor: Cutaneous T-cell lymphomas (CTCLs) are a heterogeneous group of lymphoproliferative disorders, of which mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common type.
About CTCL CTCL is a group of diseases, including Mycosis Fungoides, constituting a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in which certain cells of the lymph system (T cells) become cancerous and affect the skin.