AIDS related Kaposi's sarcoma presenting with palatal and eyelid nodule.

@article{Joshi2012AIDSRK,
  title={AIDS related Kaposi's sarcoma presenting with palatal and eyelid nodule.},
  author={Ujjwal Joshi and Denny E Ceena and Ravikiran Ongole and Kumbargere N Sumanth and Karen Boaz and K Jeena Priy and N Srikan},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  year={2012},
  volume={60},
  pages={50-3}
}
UNLABELLED Kaposi sarcoma is a low-grade vascular neoplasm associated with Human Herpesvirus-8 (HHV8) infection. Although India has a large HIV infected population, Kaposi's sarcoma is rare and only 12 cases of AIDS related Kaposi's sarcoma from India have been reported in the published literature to our knowledge. The 50% of total cases in India has been reported from Mumbai. The incidence of AIDS related Kaposi's sarcoma is increasing as more than 50% of the cases are reported in 2008 to 2010… CONTINUE READING