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Indurated vascular plaques on the legs of an 85-year-old woman.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22483525     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This is a case of classic type Kaposi sarcoma occurring in an 85-year-old woman who presented with indurated vascular plaques on both legs below the knee that has been present for two years. A brief review of the literature on Kaposi sarcoma is included.
Stephanie A Ortman; Christopher J Huerter; David Lynch; Daniel Olson; Deba P Sarma
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2012-03-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dermatology online journal     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1087-2108     ISO Abbreviation:  Dermatol. Online J.     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-09     Completed Date:  2012-08-03     Revised Date:  2012-10-04    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9610776     Medline TA:  Dermatol Online J     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  14     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Dermatology, Creighton University Medical School, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Antigens, CD34 / analysis,  immunology
Herpesvirus 8, Human / immunology
Leg / pathology*,  virology
Sarcoma, Kaposi / diagnosis*,  virology
Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  virology
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antigens, CD34

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