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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 3742684, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3742684
Case Report

Endoscopic Appearance of Oropharyngeal and Upper GI Kaposi’s Sarcoma in an Immunocompromised Patient

University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Umar Darr; ude.odelotu@rrad.ramu

Received 26 October 2016; Accepted 9 January 2017; Published 5 February 2017

Academic Editor: Yoshihiro Moriwaki

Copyright © 2017 Umar Darr et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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