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Kaposi sarcoma Treatments

Kaposi sarcoma: Treatments

Some of the possible treatments for Kaposi sarcoma from various sources may include:

  • Kaposi's sarcoma is not curable, in the usual sense of the word, but it can often be effectively palliated for many years and this is the aim of treatment
  • Antiretroviral therapy
  • HAART regime
  • Cryosurgery
  • Paclitaxel
  • Interferon alpha
  • Liposomal anthracyclines
  • Doxil

Treatments for Causes of Kaposi sarcoma

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Kaposi sarcoma:

More causes: not all possible causes for Kaposi sarcoma are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Kaposi sarcoma.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Kaposi sarcoma:

The following list of conditions have 'Kaposi sarcoma' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Kaposi sarcoma or choose View All.

Conditions listing medical complications: Kaposi sarcoma:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Kaposi sarcoma' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.


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