Kaposi’s sarcoma manifested as lower gastrointestinal bleeding in a HIV/HBV-co-infected liver cirrhosis patient: A case report
Qi-Hui Zhou, Yong-Zheng Guo, Xia-Hong Dai, Biao Zhu, The Department of Infectious Diseases, State Key Laboratory for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, the First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310000, Zhejiang Province, China
Author contributions: Zhou QH reviewed the literature and contributed to manuscript drafting; Guo YZ and Dai XH performed infectious diseases consultation, analysed and interpreted imaging findings; Zhu B was responsible for the revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content; All authors issued final approval for the version to be submitted.
Supported by Chinese National Special Research Program for Important Infectious Diseases, No. 2017ZX10202102-002-002; National Science and Technology Major Project, No. 2018ZX10715-014-004.
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Corresponding author: Biao Zhu, PhD, Professor, Chief Physician, The Department of Infectious Diseases, State Key Laboratory for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, the First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, No. 79 Qingchun Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou 310000, Zhejiang Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 25, 2019
Peer-review started: March 26, 2019
First decision: July 30, 2019
Revised: August 6, 2019
Accepted: August 25, 2019
Article in press: August 25, 2019
Published online: October 6, 2019