[Successful treatment with intermittent administration of etoposide for an adult case with recurrent hemophagocytic syndrome, developed in association with chronic EB virus infection related lymphoid hyperplasia in the small intestine].

@article{Hanai1997SuccessfulTW,
  title={[Successful treatment with intermittent administration of etoposide for an adult case with recurrent hemophagocytic syndrome, developed in association with chronic EB virus infection related lymphoid hyperplasia in the small intestine].},
  author={Masaharu Hanai and Masami Takei and Tetsuo Yamazaki and Kenichi Morimoto and Umihiko Sawada and Takashi Horie},
  journal={[Rinsho ketsueki] The Japanese journal of clinical hematology},
  year={1997},
  volume={38 8},
  pages={682-8}
}
A 28-year-old man complaining of melena accompanied by high grade fever was previously operated on for two small ulcerative, infiltrative lesions of the small bowel at another hospital in April, 1992. In the resected small intestines an immunohistochemical study was positive for EBV encoded RNA (EBER). It is assumed that Epstein-Barr (EB) virus infection… CONTINUE READING