Treatment of three patients with systemic mastocytosis with interferon alpha-2b.

@article{Worobec1996TreatmentOT,
  title={Treatment of three patients with systemic mastocytosis with interferon alpha-2b.},
  author={Alexandra S. Worobec and Arnold S. Kirshenbaum and Lawrence B. Schwartz and Dean D Metcalfe},
  journal={Leukemia & lymphoma},
  year={1996},
  volume={22 5-6},
  pages={501-8}
}
It has been reported that the administration of interferon alpha-2b is of potential benefit in the treatment of mastocytosis based on a single patient study (NEJM, Feb 27, 1992, 326(9):619-623). Following this report, we administered interferon alpha-2b at a dose of 4 to 5 million units per square meter of body surface area for at least 12 months to one patient with mastocytosis with an associated hematologic disorder (patient 1), one patient with aggressive systemic mastocytosis (patient 2… CONTINUE READING
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