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Radiology of Intrathoracic Neoplasms in AIDS

Issue: Vol.3, No.4 - October 2004

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  1. Dr Linda B Haramati
    M.D
    Department of Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
  2. Dr Elizabeth R Jenny-Avital
    MD
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jacobi Medical Center,

AIDS-related neoplasms constitute and important group of diseases that continue to cause significant morbidity and mortality in HIV-infected patients. The following article will concentrate on a state-of-the-art review of a group of AIDS-related neoplasms which have intrathoracic manifestations. We aim to discuss current understanding of the etiology and usual thoracic radiograph manifestations of Kaposi sarcoma, lymphoma, bronchogenic carcinoma, and cervical and anal carcinoma. Familiarity with the epidemiology and typical radiographic findings for these AIDS-related neoplasms is essential in establishing correct diagnosis.

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