Topical Interferon α-2b as a Single Therapy for Primary Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia.

@article{Kusumesh2015TopicalI,
  title={Topical Interferon α-2b as a Single Therapy for Primary Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia.},
  author={Rakhi Kusumesh and Anita Ambastha and Bibhuti Prasan Sinha and Rajiv Kumar},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2015},
  volume={4 5},
  pages={
          279-82
        }
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of topical interferon α-2b (IFNα2b) as a single therapy for primary ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN). METHODS Medical records of 24 eyes of 24 patients with primary OSSN were reviewed retrospectively. The diagnosis of OSSN was primarily based on the slit-lamp examination. All cases were treated with topical IFNα2b (1 million IU/mL) 4 times daily. The duration of treatment, tumor response, adverse effects, and number… CONTINUE READING
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