Epidemiology of nonkeratinocytic skin cancers among persons with AIDS in the United States.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

AIDS (London, England), Volume 23, Issue 3, p.385-93 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Adenocarcinoma, Sebaceous, Adolescent, Adult, Carcinoma, Merkel Cell, CD4 Lymphocyte Count, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Epidemiologic Methods, Female, Humans, Immunocompromised Host, Infant, Infant, Newborn, Male, MELANOMA, Middle Aged, Public Health Sciences Division, Skin Neoplasms, United States, Young Adult

Abstract:

Immunosuppression may increase risk for some skin cancers. We evaluated skin cancer epidemiology among persons with AIDS.