Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma skin lesions

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn


HIV negative man was referred for evaluation of DVT. Previous medical history was unremarkable.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

There are multiple purple hyperkeratotic painless nodules and plaques in the right leg. The left leg lesion was venous stasis dermatitis.

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have a biopsy.

Histopathology confirmed Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma.

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Case information

rID: 21810
Published: 19th Feb 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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