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Epidemiology of HIV-Associated Malignancies

  • Luigino Dal Maso
  • Diego Serraino
  • Silvia Franceschi
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 104)

Abstract

Immunodeficiency, whether congenital or acquired, increases the risk of certain, but not all, types of cancer. The study of cancer in the HIV-infected population offers a unique opportunity to investigate on an unprecedented large scale the role of the immune system in the onset and growth of tumours.

Keywords

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type Anal Cancer Acquir Immune Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study 
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  • Luigino Dal Maso
  • Diego Serraino
  • Silvia Franceschi

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