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Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in children with HIV-1 infection

  1. Andrew Anglemyer1,*,
  2. Anurag K Agrawal2,
  3. George W Rutherford1

Editorial Group: Cochrane HIV/AIDS Group

Published Online: 27 JAN 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 23 JAN 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009826.pub2


How to Cite

Anglemyer A, Agrawal AK, Rutherford GW. Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in children with HIV-1 infection. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD009826. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009826.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of California, San Francisco, Global Health Sciences, San Francisco, California, USA

  2. 2

    Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oncology, Oakland, California, USA

*Andrew Anglemyer, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA. andrew.anglemyer@gmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 27 JAN 2014

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References

References to studies included in this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Cox 2013 {published data only}
Gantt 2010 {published data only}
Stefan 2011 {published data only}
Vaz 2011 {published data only}
  • Vaz P, Macassa E, Jani I, et al. Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in human immunodeficiency virus-1 infected Mozambican children with antiretroviral drugs and chemotherapy. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2011;30(10):891.

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Ahmed 2012 {published data only}
  • Ahmed A, Bugaje M, Babadoko A, Ameh E. Management of AIDS-Associated Kaposi's Sarcoma in Nigerian Children: A Case Series and Review of Literature. J Natl Med Assoc 2012;104:385-389.
Bunn 2008 {published data only}
  • Bunn MR. Use of thalidomide in the management of three HIV seroreactive children with Kaposi's sarcoma referred for palliative care. Malawi Med J 2008;20(4):143.
Davidson 2010 {published data only}
Niehues 1999 {published data only}

Additional references

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Antman 2000
Bower 2014
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