15.08.2019 | short review
Erschienen in: memo - Magazine of European Medical Oncology | Ausgabe 3/2019Einloggen, um Zugang zu erhalten
Treatment outcomes of AIDS-related lymphomas (acquired immune deficiency syndrome, ARL) have improved, nearing those reported for HIV-negative (human immunodeficiency virus) cohorts; recommended treatment protocols are herewith presented. The diagnostic approach to lymphoma in patients with HIV should include screening for and treatment of concomitant infections attributed to HIV-related immunosuppression. Appropriate antiretroviral treatment with adjustments for potential drug interactions should be initiated urgently, and recommended antibiotic, antifungal and antiviral prophylaxis commenced.