Verónica Cohen

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We report the case of a 15-year-old female patient, native of the province of Chaco, diagnosed with lymphoblastic leukemia 2 years ago. She was currently in maintenance therapy, with good response to treatment. Twenty days before she began with headache and fever. At admission, blood cultures were negative, and brain computed tomography showed a hypodense(More)
The efficacy of topical interferon-beta (IFN-beta) treatment was assessed in 25 patients with herpes of the lips or genitals who completed a 2-year follow-up in a double-blind placebo-controlled trial. IFN-beta gel (10(5) U/g) 4 times daily (about 2 x 10(4) U) applied locally during eruptions (about 10 days) reduced the mean number of recurrences (p less(More)
19 women and 9 men, aged 15-59 (mean, 35.1), who had had recurrent lip or genital infections with herpes virus (HSV) for from 1-38 years, were treated with beta-interferon gel (100,000 IU/g), self-administered 4 times daily to the affected areas. In half the patients the drug and a placebo were given in a double-blind, cross-over study. The trial lasted 30(More)
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