Blood cancers

PBS listing for methoxsalen in CTCL

Patients with erythrodermic cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) will gain access to methoxsalen (Uvadex) on the PBS from 1 November as part of extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP). The PBS listing covers treatment unresponsive patients with the rare type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that affects the skin and causes an accumulation of malignant T-cells in the skin, resulting in ...

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