MANAGEMENT OF PLEXIFORM NEUROFIBROMA WITH INTERFERON ALPHA


Citak E. C. , Oguz A., KARADENİZ C. , OKUR A. , Memis L., Boyunaga O.

PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, cilt.25, sa.7, ss.673-678, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/08880010802315983
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.673-678

Özet

Plexiform neurofibroma is a relatively common but potentially devastating manifestation of neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF 1). A substantial number of plexiform neurofibroma causes morbidity. Various treatment modalities are considered to decrease pain. In this paper a case with plexiform neurofibroma causing severe pain and in whom alpha-interferon was used is presented.