HIV-related oral conditions occur in a large proportion of patients but are frequently misdiagnosed or inadequately treated. Common conditions include xerostomia, candidiasis, oral hairy leukoplakia, periodontal disease, Kaposi sarcoma, and ulcerative conditions. Click here to download illustrative examples of these conditions for clinical identification, based on an article in the December 2005/January 2006 issue of Topics in HIV Medicine.
Although the frequency of dermatologic diseases in HIV-infected patients has decreased with the use of potent antiretroviral therapy where it is available, dermatologic disorders remain common in the HIV-infected population. Common conditions include inflammatory diseases, infectious diseases, and neoplastic diseases. Click here to download illustrative examples of these conditions in pale and dark skin, based on articles in the December 2005/January 2006 and February/March 2010 issues of Topics in HIV Medicine.