Abstract Title:

Potential response to curcumin in infantile hemangioendothelioma of the liver.

Abstract Source:

Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010 Aug;55(2):377-9. PMID: 20582974

Abstract Author(s):

Lewis A Hassell, Le Dinh Roanh

Article Affiliation:

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA. [email protected]


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.

Study Type : Human: Case Report

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