Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma skin lesions

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn

Presentation

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

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male
Modality: Photo

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
Case created: 19th Feb 2013
Last edited: 24th Jan 2016
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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