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Table 2 Distribution of patients according to treatment modalities

From: Kaposi’s sarcoma: a 10-year experience with 248 patients at a single tertiary care hospital in Tanzania

Treatment modality Number of patients Percentages
Chemotherapy + ARV therapy (HAART) 108 43.5
Chemotherapy alone 86 34.6
ARV therapy alone 32 12.9
Radiotherapy alone 5 2.0
Excision of ulcerated lesions ± skin grafting/flap 4 1.6
Limb amputation 4 1.6
Supportive care only 9 3.6
Total 248 100