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Research & Reviews  1,737 results

Pyogenic granuloma-like Kaposi sarcoma presenting in an HIV-negative man who has sex wi...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-237420
BMJ Case Reports; Ho B, Rinaldi G et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - A 36-year-old immunocompetent man who have sex with men first presented to the plastics team with an ulcerating lesion on his left first toe. The lesion was suggestive of pyogenic granuloma (PG) clinically and histologically. Two years later, the ...

Malaria is associated with Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) seroconversion ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa740
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Sabourin KR, Daud I et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - We aimed to determine whether Plasmodium falciparum (Pf) infection affects age of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) seroconversion in Kenyan children. Kenyan children (n=144) enrolled at age one month, from two sites with different leve...

Molecular basis of EphA2 recognition by gHgL from gammaherpesviruses.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19617-9
Nature Communications; Su C, Wu L et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - The human γ-herpesviruses Kaposi sarcoma associated herpesvirus (KSHV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) are associated with many human malignancies. Viral glycoprotein H (gH) and glycoprotein L (gL) are crucial for the cell tropism by binding to speci...

Kaposi Sarcoma in a child after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: should pre-tra...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13525
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of the Transplantation Society; Valero Arrese L, Benítez-Carabante MI et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Kaposi Sarcoma (KS) is an angioproliferative disease associated with human-herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8). We report the case of a 10-year-old male from a high HHV-8 prevalence area, diagnosed of severe aplastic anemia who underwent an upfront hematopoieti...

Patterns of Skin Disease in the Context of a High Prevalence HIV Population in Botswana.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.001
Dermatologic Clinics; Mosojane KI, Giovanni D et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - The authors reviewed outpatients in a tertiary dermatology clinic in Botswana to expand knowledge on patterns of skin disease in this population with a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Approximately one-third of new and follo...

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Guidelines  1 results

AIDS-Related Kaposi Sarcoma, Version 2.2019, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology
http://www.jnccn.org/content/17/2/171.full
Reid. E.,et al

Jan 31st, 2019 - As treatment of HIV has improved, people living with HIV (PLWH) have experienced a decreased risk of AIDS and AIDS-defining cancers (non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Kaposi sarcoma, and cervical cancer), but the risk of Kaposi sarcoma in PLWH is still elev...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,783 results

Pyogenic granuloma-like Kaposi sarcoma presenting in an HIV-negative man who has sex wi...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-237420
BMJ Case Reports; Ho B, Rinaldi G et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - A 36-year-old immunocompetent man who have sex with men first presented to the plastics team with an ulcerating lesion on his left first toe. The lesion was suggestive of pyogenic granuloma (PG) clinically and histologically. Two years later, the ...

Malaria is associated with Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) seroconversion ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa740
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Sabourin KR, Daud I et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - We aimed to determine whether Plasmodium falciparum (Pf) infection affects age of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) seroconversion in Kenyan children. Kenyan children (n=144) enrolled at age one month, from two sites with different leve...

Molecular basis of EphA2 recognition by gHgL from gammaherpesviruses.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19617-9
Nature Communications; Su C, Wu L et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - The human γ-herpesviruses Kaposi sarcoma associated herpesvirus (KSHV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) are associated with many human malignancies. Viral glycoprotein H (gH) and glycoprotein L (gL) are crucial for the cell tropism by binding to speci...

Kaposi Sarcoma in a child after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: should pre-tra...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13525
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of the Transplantation Society; Valero Arrese L, Benítez-Carabante MI et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Kaposi Sarcoma (KS) is an angioproliferative disease associated with human-herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8). We report the case of a 10-year-old male from a high HHV-8 prevalence area, diagnosed of severe aplastic anemia who underwent an upfront hematopoieti...

Patterns of Skin Disease in the Context of a High Prevalence HIV Population in Botswana.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.001
Dermatologic Clinics; Mosojane KI, Giovanni D et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - The authors reviewed outpatients in a tertiary dermatology clinic in Botswana to expand knowledge on patterns of skin disease in this population with a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Approximately one-third of new and follo...

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News  73 results

FDA Approves Pomalidomide for Kaposi Sarcoma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930591

May 14th, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval to pomalidomide (Pomalyst, Bristol-Myers Squibb) for the treatment of AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma that is resistant to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) or that ...

Not So Classic, Classic Kaposi Sarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/217742/infectious-diseases/not-so-classic-classic-kaposi-sarcoma?channel=44
Maggie L. Chow, MD, PhD, Ashley J. Crew, MD et. al.

Feb 24th, 2020 - To the Editor: Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a lymphatic endothelial cell neoplasm that frequently presents as multiple vascular cutaneous and mucosal nodules. 1 The classic KS variant typically is described as the presentation of KS in otherwise healthy.

Kaposi Sarcoma in a Patient With Postpolio Syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/213042/infectious-diseases/kaposi-sarcoma-patient-postpolio-syndrome?channel=44
Melodi Javid Whitley, MD, PhD, Willis Barrow, MD et. al.

Nov 25th, 2019 - Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a low-grade vascular tumor that is rare among the general US population, with an incidence rate of less than 1 per 100,000. 1 The tumor is more common among certain groups of individuals due to geographic differences in the p.

Pulmonary Hemorrhage as the Initial Presentation of AIDS-Related Kaposi Sarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/210600/infectious-diseases/pulmonary-hemorrhage-initial-presentation-aids/page/0/1?channel=44

Oct 22nd, 2019 - Histologic examination of biopsies of the penile lesions revealed spindle cell proliferation with hemorrhage (Figure 2A) that stained positively for HHV-8 (Figure 2B), consistent with KS. Biopsies taken during bronchoscopy similarly revealed spind.

Violaceous papules on calf & foot
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/210336/medical-dermatology/violaceous-papules-calf-foot?channel=39212
Donna Bilu Martin, MD

Oct 17th, 2019 - Acroangiodermatitis of Mali, also called pseudo–Kaposi sarcoma, is an uncommon, benign condition that usually presents on the distal lower extremities or feet as red to violaceous papules, patches, and plaques. Clinically, lesions may look similar.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →