New osteolytic lesions in an AIDS patient with Kaposi sarcoma

J. Thoden, N. Venhoff, S. Usadel, K. Warnatz, D. Wagner, M. Uhl & W.V. Kern
Introduction: Differential diagnosis of rare described osseous lesions in HIV-patients includes bacillary angiomatosis (BA), multiple myeloma (MM) and seldom Kaposi sarcoma (KS) (Caponetti et al. Cancer. 2007;109:1040). KS is associated with HHV8 infection and has a low-grade malignant potential. It[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]