Kaposi sarcoma is a tumor caused by infection with human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8)
, also known as Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) or KS agent.
Feb 9, 2016 ... Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a cancer that develops from the cells that line lymph or
blood vessels. It usually appears as tumors on the skin or inside ...
Apr 20, 2016 ... Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is a cancer that causes patches of abnormal tissue to
grow under the skin, in the lining of the mouth, nose, and throat, ...
Jul 22, 2016 ... Kaposi sarcoma is a disease in which malignant tumors (cancer) can form in the
skin, mucous membranes, lymph nodes, and other organs.
Aug 17, 2014 ... Kaposi's sarcoma is a type of cancer that's often found in AIDS patients. Find out
more including its symptoms and treatment.
Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is an AIDS-defining cancer which causes skin lesions. It is
rare in people with a CD4 count above 250, so has been seen much less often ...
Apr 20, 2016 ... Kaposi sarcoma is a rare tumor that is named after the dermatologist who first
described it in 1872, Dr. Moritz Kaposi.<sup>1</sup> It has numerous types, ...
Kaposi sarcoma (KS) was one of the first conditions recognized as an
opportunistic sequela of HIV infection, and remains the most common AIDS-
Apr 16, 2015 ... Frequency United States Before the AIDS epidemic, Kaposi sarcoma (Kaposi's
sarcoma, KS) was rare. It was one of the earliest clinical ...
Kaposi sarcoma. Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.