AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma involving bone and bone marrow

Bin S. Teh, Hsin H. Lu, Garrett R. Lynch, Eugenio Banez, Michael H. Kroll

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AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma rarely involves bone or bone marrow. Computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis of an AIDS patient with lower back pain and bilateral limb edema revealed multiple lesions involving liver, spleen, and axial skeleton. Bone marrow examination of the involved iliac crest revealed Kaposi's sarcoma. Pathologic diagnosis is important so that appropriate treatment can be prescribed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)61-64
Number of pages4
JournalSouthern Medical Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1999

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