Incidence of skin lesions of Kaposi sarcoma in HIV-positive children.

  • D C Stefan
  • Published 2010 in Pediatric blood & cancer


To the Editor: The incidence of Kaposi sarcoma (KS) in African children has increased abruptly since the onset of the HIV epidemic. Since 1996, when the clinical characteristics of the disease were analyzed in a study on a series of 100 children [1], no other comparable research has been published. Against this background, the study by Gantt et al. [2… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22577