Lymphomatoid papulosis (LyP) is a rare cutaneous condition characterized by chronic recurrent and self-regressing papulonodular skin eruptions. It belongs to the spectrum of primary cutaneous CD30+ lymphoproliferative disorders along with primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma (primary C-ALCL; see this term) with which it shares overlapping clinical and histopathologic features.
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Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation
Judy Jones, Judith Shea, and Dr. Stuart Lessin, frustrated with the lack of reliable information about cutaneous lymphomas, started the Mycosis Fungoides Foundation (now the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation) in 1998 The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation is an independent, non-profit patient advocacy organization dedicated to supporting every person with cutaneous lymphoma by promoting awareness and education, advancing patient care and facilitating research.
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