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Mycosis fungoides is often mistaken for common skin conditions such as psoriasis, chronic dermatitis or chronic fungal infection. The experts at Stanford’s Cutaneous Lymphoma Program have the experience necessary to provide an accurate diagnosis for this condition. We perform a biopsy, the only way to confirm the diagnosis. During a biopsy, we take a small sample of your skin and examine it under a microscope. Other diagnostic tests may include:
The Stanford Medicine Online Second Opinion program offers you easy access to our world-class doctors. It’s all done remotely and you don’t have to visit our hospital or one of our clinics for this service. You don’t even need to leave home!