Extrakorporale Photochemotherapie: Aktueller Stand

  • Robert M. Knobler
  • Manfred Raff
Conference paper
Part of the Fortschritte der praktischen Dermatologie und Venerologie book series (DERMATOLOGIE, volume 13)


In den letzten 4 Jahren wurden zahlreiche neue Fakten über die Wirkung und Wirkungsmechanismen der extrakorporalen Photochemotherapie in der Behandlung T-Zell vermittelter Erkrankungen publiziert [1-7].


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  • Robert M. Knobler
  • Manfred Raff

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