TITLE

Malignant tumours in patients with HIV infection

PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/30/94, Vol. 308 Issue 6937, p1148
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines malignant tumors associated with HIV infected patients. Pathological and biological aspects of Kaposi's sarcoma; Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; Other tumors.
ACCESSION #
4945698

 

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