Kaposi's sarcoma of the oral cavity. A case report

S Afr Med J. 1985 Aug 31;68(5):330-1.


A case of Kaposi's sarcoma of the oral cavity in a 54-year-old black man is reported. The possible association with acquired immune deficiency syndrome is emphasized and the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of oral Kaposi's sarcoma are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Cheek
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mouth Mucosa / pathology
  • Mouth Neoplasms* / pathology
  • Palatal Neoplasms* / pathology
  • Sarcoma, Kaposi* / pathology