How is variant hairy cell leukemia treated?

Updated: Jan 16, 2019
  • Author: Sandy D Kotiah, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Variant hairy cell leukemia is resistant to the standard treatments, which include the use of purine analogues and interferon alfa. Combinations of rituximab and purine analogs are under evaluation. [14]


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