Liver Hemangioma With Systemic Inflammatory Manifestations

  title={Liver Hemangioma With Systemic Inflammatory Manifestations},
  author={Vassilios E Smyrniotis and Dimitrios T. Kehagias and Nikolaos Arkadopoulos and Georgia Kostopanagiotou and Alexandra Labrou and Agathi Kondi-Paphitis},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
TO THE EDITOR: We read with great interest the paper of Cohenet al. reporting their 5-yr experience with the use of i.v. cyclosporin ( i.v.-CsA) for severe steroid-refractory ulcerative colitis (Am J Gastroenterol 1999;94:1587), and appreciated their quoting one of our initial papers as reference 2. Between 1991 and 1996 we administered i.v.-CsA in a similar schedule, although at a lower dosage, to treat 40 patients with the same indications as the patients of Cohen et al., achieving a slightly… CONTINUE READING