Risks Factors for Colorectal Precancerous and Cancerous Lesions in HIV-infected Patients
Magder, Laurence S.
Stafford, Kristen Alyce
Fisher, Lydia H.
Cullen, Nicole R.
Riedel, David J.
Innis, Ellen K.
Wang, Elizabeth W.
Riner, Andrea N.
Fantry, Lori E.
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AbstractAlthough data are conflicting, some studies suggest that HIV-infected patients may have a higher risk for colorectal cancer. The purpose of this study is to analyze the relationship between known and potential HIV specific risk factors on the incidence of precancerous and cancerous lesions found on colonoscopy in HIV-infected individuals. This is a retrospective analysis of clinical data collected on 263 HIV-infected patients.
DescriptionThis poster was presented at the UMB 2015 Graduate Research Conference. Authors' affiliations are the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Institute of Human Virology and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Novant Health; Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Geisinger Medical Center.
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