Article

Human immunodeficiency virus-related Epstein-Barr virus-associated smooth muscle tumours: South African experience from Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital

Published in: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume 32, issue 4, 2017 , pages: 115–118
DOI: 10.1080/23120053.2017.1332918
Author(s): Sugeshnee PatherDivision of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, South Africa, Rosalind D. WainwrightHaematology and Oncology Unit, Department of Paediatrics, South Africa, Faieza SahidDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, South Africa, Thembi MasheleDivision of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, South Africa, Eunice J. van den BergDivision of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, South Africa, Reena D. MohanlalDivision of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, South Africa

Abstract

Background: Despite the rampant human immunodeficiency (HIV) epidemic in Africa, there is a paucity of published data of HIV-related Epstein-Barr virus-associated smooth muscle tumours (EBV-SMT) from Africa.

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