The rising challenge of non-AIDS-defining cancers in HIV-infected patients.

@article{Deeken2012TheRC,
  title={The rising challenge of non-AIDS-defining cancers in HIV-infected patients.},
  author={John F Deeken and Angelique Tjen-A-Looi and Michelle A. Rudek and Catherine A. Okuliar and Mary Young and Richard F Little and Bruce J. Dezube},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2012},
  volume={55 9},
  pages={1228-35}
}
Since the advent of HAART, patients with HIV infection have seen a significant improvement in their morbidity, mortality, and life expectancy. The incidence of AIDS-defining illnesses, including AIDS-defining malignancies, has been on the decline. However, deaths due to non-AIDS-defining illnesses have been on the rise. These so-called non-AIDS-defining cancers (NADCs) include cancers of the lung, liver, kidney, anus, head and neck, and skin, as well as Hodgkin's lymphoma. It is poorly… CONTINUE READING
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