Cancers in HIV: A Research Review (May 15, 2009)
Eric A. Engels, M.D., M.P.H., recaps recent research suggesting that many forms of cancer, including lung cancer, may be more common among people with HIV. (This editorial originally appeared in the medical journal AIDS.)
From National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project On TheBodyPRO.com
HPV, Anal Cancer and Cervical Cancer in HIV-Infected People (February 11, 2009)
Joel Palefsky, M.D., discusses an important study he presented at CROI 2009 regarding the link between anal intraepithelial neoplasia and anal cancer, and also brings us up to speed on the methods by which these lesions can be prevented and treated.
In The 16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, from TheBodyPRO.com
Cancers Continue to Rise Among People With HIV (February 2, 2009)
A large new study has found that cancer was the reason behind one out of every three deaths in HIV-positive people in France during 2005. That makes a 5 percent increase in cancer-related deaths among French HIVers since 2000.
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