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Table 1 Usual and unusual anatomical locations of Kaposi sarcoma

From: Kaposi sarcoma in unusual locations

Usual Locations Unusual Locations
• Skin • Bones & skeletal muscles
• Oral mucosa • Peripheral nerves
• Lymph nodes (superficial & deep) • Brain & spinal cord
• Lungs, endobronchial tract, & pleura • Larynx
• Gastrointestinal tract • Eye & ear
• External genitalia • Major salivary glands
• Oropharynx • Adrenal & thyroid gland
• Tonsils • Heart
• Nasal cavity • Thoracic duct
• Liver • Kidney
• Spleen • Ureter & urinary bladder
• Bone marrow • Breast
  • Gonads
  • Pancreas
  • Wounds & blood clots