Kaposi’s Sarcoma

  • Julien Glicenstein
  • Jacques Ohana
  • Caroline Leclercq


This is a tumoral disease that is always fatal but develops at a very variable pace; it is considered to be very rare outside certain ethnic groups. The disease has recently acquired a high incidence in the course of the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Involvement of the hands is very often the first sign of the condition.


Acquire Immune Deficiency Syndrome Mycosis Fungoides Tumoral Disease Pyogenic Granuloma Fusiform Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julien Glicenstein
    • 1
  • Jacques Ohana
    • 2
  • Caroline Leclercq
    • 3
  1. 1.ParisFrance
  2. 2.ParisFrance
  3. 3.ParisFrance

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