Kaposi's sarcoma of internal organs. A multiparameter study of 86 cases.

  title={Kaposi's sarcoma of internal organs. A multiparameter study of 86 cases.},
  author={Harry L. Ioachim and Volkan N. Adsay and Francesca R Giancotti and Bob Dorsett and Jonathan Melamed},
  volume={75 6},
BACKGROUND During the past decade, Kaposi's sarcoma (KS), one of the most common acquired immune deficiency syndrome-defining diseases, has been the subject of sustained research. However, basic questions about its etiology, histogenesis, growth, and dissemination remain unanswered. Even its nature, whether hyperplasia or neoplasia, is still controversial. Most studies and concepts to date have been based on dermatologic KS. The present study, in contrast, examines by various parameters a… CONTINUE READING


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