Reticulum Cell Sarcoma. Presented by Dr. John Garb.
The following report is the sequel to the discussion at the October meeting of this Society with reference to the length of life of a patient with reticulum cell sarcoma, and is reported for the purpose of showing that a patient with this malignant disease lived for 12 years after that diagnosis was made. Slides were projected showing the growths as they appeared in 1942, 1946, 1949, and 1950.
On May 14, 1946, the patient was presented before the Manhattan Dermatologic Society with a diagnosis of "Mycosis Fungoides with Histologic Picture of Reticulum Cell Sarcoma" (Wise, F.: Arch. Dermat. & Syph.58:597 [Nov.] 1948). On Jan. 20, 1949, he was presented before this Society with the diagnosis of "Reticulum Cell Sarcoma (Mycosis Fungoides?)" (Garb, J.: Arch. Dermat. & Syph.61:875 [May] 1950). He was also shown in 1953 at the