Non–AIDS-Defining Cancers

  • Authors: David Aboulafia, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD; Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 11/15/21 (What's New)

Summary

  • Lung cancer currently most prevalent NADC[Mani 2012] (Figure 9)
  • As in persons without HIV, cigarette smoking is key predisposing factor[Clifford 2005]
    • Incidence of lung cancer 2-5 times higher in persons with HIV than in general population[Mani 2012]

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Keywords: Cancer