Other Names for this Disease
- Albers-Schoenberg disease
- Albers-Schonberg disease
- Albers-Schonberg osteopetrosis
- Marble bone disease
- Marble bones
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|Generic Name||Interferon gamma-1b|
(InterMune , Inc.)
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
|Delaying time to disease progression in patients with severe, malignant osteopetrosis.|
|More Information about this product||Drug Information Portal|