Clinical aspects and management of AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma.

@article{Levine2001ClinicalAA,
  title={Clinical aspects and management of AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma.},
  author={Alexandra M. Levine and A. T. Tulpule},
  journal={European journal of cancer},
  year={2001},
  volume={37 10},
  pages={
          1288-95
        }
}
AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is a tumour of vascular endothelium, which is seen predominantly in men who have sex with men. The majority of affected individuals have advanced immunosuppression at the time of the initial KS diagnosis. The disease may present with cutaneous lesions, or with involvement of visceral organs, of which the gastrointestinal tract is most common. KS may also present with lymphoadenopathy or with isolated lymphoedema, even in the absence of cutaneous lesions… CONTINUE READING
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