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Clinical Study

Oral HIV-Associated Kaposi Sarcoma: A Clinical Study from the Ga-Rankuwa Area, South Africa

Table 2

Oral sites affected by oral HIV-KS in relation to gender.

MalesFemalesTotal (%)

Gingiva13 (29%)15 (31%)28 (30%)
 Upper gingiva 7 (16%) 10 (21%)17 (18%)
 Lower gingiva 6 (13%) 5 (10%)11 (10.8%)
Hard palate11 (24%)13 (27%)24 (26%)
Oropharynx10 (22%)12 (25%)22 (24%)
Alveolar mucosa8 (18%)6 (13%)14 (15%)
 Upper alveolar mucosa 4 (9%) 3 (6%)7 (7.55%)
 Lower alveolar mucosa 4 (9%) 3 (6%)7 (7.55%)
Dorsum of tongue4 (9%)1 (2%)5 (5%)

Total number of lesions45 (100%)48 (100%)93 (100%)

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