Lymphangioma-like Kaposi's sarcoma. A report of three cases

Br J Dermatol. 1979 Mar;100(3):327-34. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.1979.tb06207.x.


Details of three patients with Kaposi's sarcoma are presented. Each case, although clinically typical, displayed unusual histological changes suggestive of lymphangioendothelioma. The significance of these changes with regard to the histogenesis of Kaposi's sarcoma is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lymphangioma / diagnosis*
  • Lymphangioma / pathology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Sarcoma, Kaposi / diagnosis*
  • Sarcoma, Kaposi / pathology
  • Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Skin Neoplasms / pathology