A deficiency in interferon-alpha production in women with vulvar vestibulitis.

OBJECTIVE Previous studies have suggested that interferon-alpha may be an effective treatment for some women with vulvar vestibulitis. We evaluated whether women with this syndrome had a deficiency in endogenous and induced interferon-alpha production. STUDY DESIGN Blood was collected in heparinized tubes from 62 women with vulvar vestibulitis and 47… CONTINUE READING