How does classic Kaposi sarcoma (KS) differ from AIDS-related KS?

Updated: Apr 11, 2019
  • Author: Jessica Katz, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: Edwin Choy, MD, PhD  more...
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Classic Kaposi sarcoma

This form of the disease has a more indolent course than AIDS-related KS, progressing over 10-15 years or more, with very gradual enlargement of cutaneous lesions and development over years of new ones.

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