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)


  • Challenges to management of NADCs:
    • Reactive lymphadenopathy or other HIV-related imaging abnormalities can interfere with tumor staging[Bhargava 2008; Warwick 2011]
    • HIV-related comorbidities may result in poor performance status, which can affect response to treatment

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