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Potential Response to Curcumin in Infantile Hemangioendothelioma of the Liver

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA.
Pediatric Blood & Cancer (Impact Factor: 2.56). 08/2010; 55(2):377-9. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22538
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ABSTRACT A case of life-threatening infantile hemangioendothelioma of the liver in a 6-month-old infant treated successfully with the dietary supplement curcumin is reported, with 6-year follow-up. Implications for pathogenesis based on sites of action of curcumin are considered.

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