What is the role of bronchoscopy in the workup of Kaposi sarcoma (KS)?

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

Bronchoscopy: Pulmonary involvement is typically characterized by a slightly raised (submucosal) cherry-red lesion. Biopsy is generally avoided due to the risk of bleeding.

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