Menezes N.,Centro Hospitalar Of Vila Nova Of Gaia Chvng |
Moreira A.,Centro Hospitalar Of Vila Nova Of Gaia Chvng |
Mota G.,Centro Hospitalar Of Vila Nova Of Gaia Chvng |
Tente D.,Servico de Anatomia Patologica |
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Medicina Cutanea Ibero-Latino-Americana | Year: 2010
A 84 year-old man from north Portugal with chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia (diagnosed 2 years ago), under treatment with erythropoietin and hydroxyurea and Kaposi's sarcoma is reported. The patient was referred to our department with brown macules, papules and patches with a smooth surface and whitish scale, located to the lower limbs that had appeared 2 month ago. The diagnosis of Kaposi's sarcoma was histologically confirmed. He was HIV-1/HIV-2 negative and had no analytic detectable immussupression. The patient died short time after the diagnosis without specif any treatment.