1st Edition

AIDS-Related Cancers and Their Treatment

    448 Pages
    by CRC Press

    448 Pages
    by CRC Press

    This book summarizes the etiology, presentation, and treatment of the complex symptoms, infections, and opportunistic cancers of people living with HIV/AIDS. With contributions from nearly 25 clinicians and citing more than 1200 references to support and elaborate on text material, AIDS-Related Cancers and Their Treatment is a crucial reference for all clinical specialists involved.

    The HIV/AIDS Epidemic, Robert J. Biggar
    HIV Infection, Immunity, and Cancer,
    Robert J. Biggar
    Epidemiology of Malignancies in HIV/AIDS,
    Robert J. Biggar
    Diagnosis and Treatment of AIDS-Associated Kaposi's Sarcoma,
    Susan E. Krown
    Diagnosis and Treatment of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the Patient with AIDS, Alexandra M. Levine
    Anal Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in HIV-Positive Men and Women,
    Joel Palefsky
    The Management of Cervical Neoplasia in HIV-Infected Women,
    Mitchell Maiman
    Cytokines, Viruses, Angiogenesis: New Therapies for Kaposi's Sarcoma, Steven A. Miles
    Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Future Targets for Prevention and Therapy, David T. Scadden
    HPV-Related Neoplasia in HIV Infection: Proposed Mechanisms for Development of Malignancy, Cathy W. Critchlow and Nancy B. Kiviat
    Non-AIDS-Defining Cancers in the HIV-Infected Patient,
    Emanuela Vaccher and Umberto Tirelli
    Pediatric Malignancies, Brigitta U. Mueller and Philip A. Pizzo
    Attenuation of Chemotherapy Side Effects in AIDS-Associated Malignancies, Alice Reier, Fa-Chyi Lee, and Ronald T. Mitsuyasu
    Considerations in the Management of HIV Infection in Patients Undergoing Antineoplastic Chemotherapy,
    Richard F. Little and Robert Yarchoan
    Management of Opportunistic Infections,
    Kirk D. Miller and Henry Masur
    AIDS and Social Context, Mindy Thompson Fullilove
    An Activist Perspective on the Gay Community Living with HIV, Primary Care, and Clinical Trials, Michael Marco
    National Cancer Institute Resources for AIDS Oncology Research,
    Ellen G. Feigal


    Feigal, Ellen G.; Levine, Alexandra M.; Biggar, Robert J.