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Pathomorphosis of the classical Caposi's sarcoma: anamnesis, catamnesis, clinics.

Abstract

The analysis of 40 histories of disease of the patients with histologically confirmed diagnosis of classical KS for the period from 1991 to 2006 has shown, that under conditions of our region the clinical picture of classical KS undergoes changes. The first signs of disease are registered at 35% of the patients at the age under 50 years, among the first manifestations of disease in 20% of cases the swellings meet, 17,5% have variants with atypical localization on the face, head, neck, there are cases of transition of chronic process into subacute with absence of correlation between prevalence of process and acuteness of its development. The average age of the patients to the beginning of disease was 49,6 years.

Authors

Khalidova KH, Ismailova GA

Source

Likars'ka sprava / Ministerstvo okhorony zdorov'ia Ukraïny :3-4 pg 87-91

MeSH

Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Diagnosis, Differential
Edema
Female
Fungi
HIV
HIV Infections
Humans
Lower Extremity
Male
Middle Aged
Mycoses
Retrospective Studies
Sarcoma, Kaposi
Uzbekistan

Pub Type(s)

Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

22416370