Part of the book: Topics on Cervical Cancer With an Advocacy for Prevention
The clinical management of cervical cancer in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive patients is associated with challenges mainly due to the state of their immunity. They are managed like their HIV seronegative counterparts with surgery or chemoradiotherapy. HIV, cervical cancer, radiotherapy and chemotherapy lower immunity through reduction in CD4 cell counts.
Part of the book: Gynecologic Cancers