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[Bacillary generalized angiomatosis in HIV infection].

Authors
  • Parkhomenko, Iu G
  • Tishkevich, O A
  • Barkhina, T G
  • Potekaev, S N
  • Potekaev, N S
Type
Published Article
Journal
Arkhiv patologii
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1998
Volume
60
Issue
5
Pages
66–68
Identifiers
PMID: 9854617
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A unique case of generalized bacillary angiomatosis (BA) in a patient who died of HIV infection is described. Apart from widely spread skin lesions there were also manifestations in the brain, lungs, heart, esophagus and intestine. Gram-negative bacteria were found in the histological sections. Oval and roundish bacteria with a predominantly perivascular location were found electron microscopically in the archives material.

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