Clinical and Bronchoscopic Findings in Ugandans with Pulmonary Kaposi's Sarcoma

@inproceedings{Yoo2005ClinicalAB,
  title={Clinical and Bronchoscopic Findings in Ugandans with Pulmonary Kaposi's Sarcoma},
  author={Deok Jong Yoo and Kwan Ho Lee and Paula Munderi and Kyeong Cheol Shin and Jae Kyo Lee},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of internal medicine},
  year={2005}
}
BACKGROUND Pulmonary Kaposi's sarcoma (PKS) directly affects the life expectancy of those infected and yet the clinical and radiographic features of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) with pulmonary involvement are nonspecific, which makes diagnosis difficult. In Uganda, pulmonary tuberculosis, which has clinical features that closely resemble those of PKS, also occurs commonly and thus confusion is bound to arise. Bronchoscopy is a recognized diagnostic investigatory modality for PKS. The aim of present… CONTINUE READING

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