Multiple papular lesions in a patient with HIV and/or AIDS and coinfected with hepatitis B virus: Amyloidosis


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Demiraslan H., DENİZ K. , DOĞANAY M.

SOUTHERN AFRICAN JOURNAL OF HIV MEDICINE, vol.18, no.1, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4102/sajhivmed.v18i1.735
  • Title of Journal : SOUTHERN AFRICAN JOURNAL OF HIV MEDICINE

Abstract

Introduction: The most common form of systemic amyloidosis is amyloid A induced by a chronic inflammation. In HIV-infected patients, elevated serum amyloid A levels might be associated with chronic inflammation.