The role of interferon-α in the treatment of idiopathic myelofibrosis

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 Idiopathic myelofibrosis (IMF) is a chronic myeloproliferative disorder characterized by fibrosis of the bone marrow, varying degrees of extramedullary hematopoiesis, splenomegaly, anemia, and a leukoerythroblastic peripheral blood smear. Bone marrow fibrosis develops as a secondary phenomenon and is caused by increased intramedullary activity of mitogens… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s002770050554

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@article{BachleitnerHofmann1999TheRO, title={The role of interferon-α in the treatment of idiopathic myelofibrosis}, author={Thomas Bachleitner-Hofmann and Heinz Gisslinger}, journal={Annals of Hematology}, year={1999}, volume={78}, pages={533-538} }