https://www.thebodypro.com/article/lung-cancer-risk-and-screening-with-hiv
Adverse Events, Comorbidities, and HIVCancer

Lung Cancer Risk and Screening With HIV -- and an Intriguing New Treatment Opportunity

    Keith M. Sigel
    Keith M. Sigel, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Mount Sinai Medical Center -- New York, New York
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of General Internal Medicine
    Division of Infectious Diseases
    The Center for AIDS Information & Advocacy
    We found a lower CD4/CD8 ratio was actually the strongest immunologic predictor of lung cancer incidence.
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    Until we have stronger evidence, I think it's difficult to make a strong suggestion that we veer from those \[general-population lung cancer screening\] criteria.
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    In patients with well-controlled HIV, if you pay attention to potential antineoplastic drug interactions ... you should be able to treat lung cancer as you ordinarily would.
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    Mark Mascolini

    Mark Mascolini writes about HIV infection.

    The Center for AIDS Information & Advocacy

    The Center for AIDS Information & Advocacy