Author | Scot C. Remick, MD


Commentary (Remick): Management of Anal Cancer in the HIV-Positive Population

November 01, 2005

ByScot C. Remick, MD

The article by Kauh and colleaguesprovides a timely reviewof the therapeutic approachto invasive carcinoma of theanus in human immunodeficiency virus(HIV)-infected patients, which isan emerging clinical problem. Importantlimitations of the published experience,however, need to be pointedout; given the present pursuit of moretargeted anticancer therapy, new avenuesare being explored, even in themanagement of HIV-associated analcancer.