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What is the rate of incidence for cutaneous T-cell lymphomas?

Cutaneous T-cell lymphomas (CTCL) are rare. In the United States, approximately 1,500 people are newly diagnosed with CTCL each year. For every 1,000,000 people in the United States, about 5 to 10 people currently have CTCL.

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