Esophagus
Esophagitis
HIV / human immunodeficiency virus


Topic Completed: 1 October 2012

Revised: 12 February 2019

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PubMed Search: HIV[TI] OR human immunodeficiency virus[TI] esophagitis[TIAB]


Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. HIV / human immunodeficiency virus. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagusHIVesophagitis.html. Accessed October 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
Diagnosis
Case reports
Gross description
  • Large ulcers, severe active inflammation
Electron microscopy description
  • HIV-like viral particles in idiopathic ulcers
Differential diagnosis
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