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Kaposi's sarcoma
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Intraoral Kaposi’s sarcoma lesion with an overlying candidiasis infection.
This page is about clinical aspects of the disease.  For microbiologic aspects of the causative organism(s), see Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus.

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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Haytham Allaham, M.D. [2] Michael Maddaleni, B.S. Kiran Singh, M.D. [3] Rim Halaby, M.D. [4]

Synonyms and Keywords: Kaposi sarcoma; Kaposi sarcomas; Kaposi; KS; Multiple hemorrhagic sarcoma; Non-AIDS associated Kaposi sarcoma; AIDS associated Kaposi sarcoma

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Differentiating Kaposi's sarcoma from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

Staging | History and Symptoms | Physical Examination | Laboratory Findings | Chest X Ray | CT | Other Imaging Findings | Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy | Surgery | Primary Prevention | Secondary Prevention | Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy | Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

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