Archives of gynecology

, Volume 237, Issue 1, pp 51–54 | Cite as

Intravaginal application of leukocyte interferon gel in the treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN)

  • Y. C. Choo
  • C. Hsu
  • W. H. Seto
  • D. G. Miller
  • T. C. Merigan
  • M. H. Ng
  • H. K. Ma
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Summary

Leukocyte interferon gel (1 x 106 units) was applied twice daily by a vaginal applicator to areas of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in 7 patients. A partial response was obtained in 3 patients and complete response in 2 patients. This suggests that leukocyte interferon gel can be used to treat CIN.

Key words

Interferon Neoplasm of cervix 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. C. Choo
    • 1
  • C. Hsu
    • 2
  • W. H. Seto
    • 3
  • D. G. Miller
    • 4
  • T. C. Merigan
    • 5
  • M. H. Ng
    • 3
  • H. K. Ma
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics & GynaecologyQueen Mary Hospital, University of Hong KongHong Kong
  2. 2.Department of PathologyUniversity of Hong KongHong Kong
  3. 3.Department of MicrobiologyUniversity of Hong KongHong Kong
  4. 4.Strang ClinicNew YorkUSA
  5. 5.Department of MedicineStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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