Intraventricular α-interferon in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

@article{Cianchetti1998IntraventricularI,
  title={Intraventricular $\alpha$-interferon in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis},
  author={Carlo Cianchetti and Maria Giovanna Marrosu and Francesco Muntoni and Anna Lisa Fratta and Alessandro Zuddas},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1998},
  volume={50},
  pages={315 - 315}
}
To the Editor: Anlar et al.1 reported the favorable effect of intraventricular (IVC) human α-interferon (IFN) plus isoprinosine in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE). Theirα-IFN treatment regimen consisted of a 6-week course, 5-day/week administration, with a total of 30 × 106 U/m2 (5× 106 U/m2 each week); in some cases (not specified how many), the course was repeated at 2- to 6-month intervals, up to 6 times. We wonder whether better results could be obtained by a more prolonged… Expand
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