Which oral cavity infections are associated with HIV infection?

Updated: Apr 09, 2019
  • Author: Jason F Okulicz, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
  • Print


Most common is oral candidiasis (CD4 cell count < 200/µL). Other causes include angular cheilitis, oral hairy leukoplakia, Kaposi sarcoma, and HSV.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!