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Leoni 2021

COVID-19 and HHV8 first spotted together: an affair under electron microscopy

  1. Study Type
  2. Observational
  1. Study Aim
  2. Diagnostic/Prognostic
  1. Study Design
  2. Case Report
  1. Intervention Assignment
  2. Not Applicable

COVID-19 and HHV8 first spotted together: an affair under electron microscopy

Leoni E, Cerati M, Finzi G, Lombardo M, Sessa F
Journal article
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Despite the publication of articles about dermato-pathology of COVID-related skin lesions(1), only a few among these investigate patients with SARS-CoV-2 and other viral co-infections showing cutaneous manifestations. According to the growing attention dedicated by your journal to the topic of novel human coronavirus SARS-Cov-2, we decided to share the rather interesting case of a woman with previous history of Kaposi sarcoma without active skin lesions, who was recently hospitalized for COVID-19 infection