What is the role of EGD or colonoscopy in the workup of Kaposi sarcoma (KS)?

Updated: Apr 11, 2019
  • Author: Jessica Katz, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: Edwin Choy, MD, PhD  more...
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Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) or colonoscopy: Gastrointestinal lesions are frequently observed. The yield of endoscopic biopsy may be low secondary to the submucosal location of many lesions.


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