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Kaposi Sarcoma

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If you have Kaposi sarcoma or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about Kaposi sarcoma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.

Learn About Kaposi Sarcoma

Whether you’re worried about developing Kaposi sarcoma, making decisions about treatment, or trying to stay well after treatment, we can help. Find information in our Detailed Guide.

Kaposi Sarcoma Causes and Risk Factors

Learn about the causes of Kaposi sarcoma and what you might be able to do to help lower your risk.

Kaposi Sarcoma Treatment and Support

If you are facing Kaposi sarcoma, we can help you learn about your treatment options and possible side effects, and point you to information and services to help you get through treatment and live well afterward.

Explore Research

The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from Kaposi sarcoma. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 

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Stories of Hope

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Read inspiring stories of people living with cancer.

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Online Support Communities

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Facing Kaposi sarcoma?  Connect with others and get support through our online communities, Cancer Survivors Network and MyLifeLine.org.

Cancer in the News

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Read about the latest developments in cancer treatment and survivorship.

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