A Mosam

Summary

Affiliation: University of KwaZulu-Natal
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminated cutaneous histoplasmosis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Pratistadevi K Ramdial
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Cutan Pathol 29:215-25. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent pyrexia and plaques: a perplexing puzzle
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella 4013, Durban, South Africa
    Lancet 368:551. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Room 327, 3 rd Floor, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Kwa Zulu Natal, 719 Umbilo Road, Congella 4013, South Africa
    Dermatol Clin 24:421-9, v. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus-specific immune reconstitution and antiviral effect of combined HAART/chemotherapy in HIV clade C-infected individuals with Kaposi's sarcoma
    Florian Bihl
    Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    AIDS 21:1245-52. 2007
  5. pmc Human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1- associated infective dermatitis in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Carol Hlela
    Division of Dermatology Red Cross Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Dermatol 13:11. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the early effects of a combination antiretroviral therapy programme on the management of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, CAPRISA, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 22:671-3. 2011
  7. pmc A randomized controlled trial of highly active antiretroviral therapy versus highly active antiretroviral therapy and chemotherapy in therapy-naive patients with HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma in South Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:150-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of Kaposi's sarcoma in black South Africans in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (1983-2006)
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Int J STD AIDS 20:553-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of HIV-1-associated Kaposi's sarcoma among women and men in South Africa
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 19:400-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenopathy, pneumonia, and HIV--a common trio, an uncommon outcome
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Lancet 365:266. 2005

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminated cutaneous histoplasmosis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Pratistadevi K Ramdial
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Cutan Pathol 29:215-25. 2002
    ..In addition, the histopathological spectrum of AIDS-associated DCH is poorly recognized...
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent pyrexia and plaques: a perplexing puzzle
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella 4013, Durban, South Africa
    Lancet 368:551. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Room 327, 3 rd Floor, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Kwa Zulu Natal, 719 Umbilo Road, Congella 4013, South Africa
    Dermatol Clin 24:421-9, v. 2006
    ..Like all catastrophes, the havoc wreaked by HIV/AIDS most impacts people living in the poorest nations of the world. This article deals with the impact of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa...
  4. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus-specific immune reconstitution and antiviral effect of combined HAART/chemotherapy in HIV clade C-infected individuals with Kaposi's sarcoma
    Florian Bihl
    Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    AIDS 21:1245-52. 2007
    ..Whereas the positive effects of HAART on the regression of KS have been well established, less is known about the role of herpesvirus-specific cellular immunity in disease improvement...
  5. pmc Human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1- associated infective dermatitis in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Carol Hlela
    Division of Dermatology Red Cross Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Dermatol 13:11. 2013
    ..Neither IDH, nor its complications have been reported from the rest of Africa. We aimed to examine the clinical and aetiological characteristics of IDH in a cohort of South African children...
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the early effects of a combination antiretroviral therapy programme on the management of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, CAPRISA, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 22:671-3. 2011
    ..001); and less loss to follow-up, 13% on cART versus 38% not on cART (P < 0.001). cART availability improves the care of AIDS-associated KS. Further increases in cART availability for this population are needed in South Africa...
  7. pmc A randomized controlled trial of highly active antiretroviral therapy versus highly active antiretroviral therapy and chemotherapy in therapy-naive patients with HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma in South Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:150-7. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of Kaposi's sarcoma in black South Africans in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (1983-2006)
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Int J STD AIDS 20:553-6. 2009
    ..These data reinforce the need for comprehensive national access to and roll-out of antiretroviral drugs, given their success in prevention and treatment of KS in first-world settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of HIV-1-associated Kaposi's sarcoma among women and men in South Africa
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 19:400-5. 2008
    ..7 vs. 43.3%). In conclusion, HIV-associated KS in South Africans has an equal female-to-male ratio. Females are younger and have more severe disease than males...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenopathy, pneumonia, and HIV--a common trio, an uncommon outcome
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Lancet 365:266. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in sub-Saharan Africa: a current perspective
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 23:119-23. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Quality of life issues for South Africans with acne vulgaris
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, South Africa
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:6-9. 2005
    ..042 and P = 0.019, respectively. In conclusion, South African patients with acne vulgaris suffer significant psychological distress, which affects the quality of their lives...
  13. pmc Molecular characteristics of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype C viruses from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: implications for vaccine and antiretroviral control strategies
    M Gordon
    HIV 1 Molecular Virology and Bioinformatics Laboratories, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies and the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella 4013, Durban, South Africa
    J Virol 77:2587-99. 2003
    ..This work forms a baseline for future studies aimed at understanding the impact of genetic diversity on vaccine efficacy and on natural susceptibility to antiretroviral drugs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid/cyclophosphamide pulse treatment in South African patients with pemphigus
    F Shaik
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Clin Exp Dermatol 35:245-50. 2010
    ..We describe our experience with pulse treatment in South African patients with pemphigus...
  15. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory noninfectious dermatoses of HIV
    Ncoza C Dlova
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Kwa Zulu Natal, P Bag X7, Congella 4013, South Africa
    Dermatol Clin 24:439-48, vi. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Disseminated AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in pregnancy
    H M Sebitloane
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 96:602-3. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Papulonecrotic tuberculid in a 2-year-old girl: with emphasis on extent of disease and presence of leucocytoclastic vasculitis
    P K Ramdial
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Pediatr Dermatol 15:450-5. 1998
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Recalcitrant cutaneous sarcoidosis: an evidence-based sequential approach
    A Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Dermatolog Treat 15:353-9. 2004
    ..Cutaneous sarcoidosis in black-skinned people is more severe and, in a subset, recalcitrant to therapy. Management of these patients is a challenge...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of GB virus C co-infection on response to generic HAART in African patients with HIV-1 clade C infection
    Anisa Mosam
    Medical Bioethics Unit, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    AIDS 21:1377-9. 2007
    ..18), and suffered no serious adverse events (none versus 61%, P = 0.008) compared with patients without GBV-C. GBV-C co-infection may be associated with a beneficial effect on African AIDS patients treated with generic HAART...
  20. ncbi request reprint Generic antiretroviral efficacy in AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Department of Dermatology, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Durban, South Africa
    AIDS 19:441-3. 2005
    ..At 52 weeks, 74% achieved an undetectable viral load of < 50 copies/ml, 86% achieved < 400 copies/ml, and a 3.1 log10 decline from baseline. Side-effects were minimal. The outcomes support the use of generic antiretroviral therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint 99mTc-MIBI imaging of cutaneous AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma
    Fawzia I Peer
    Department of Radiography, Durban Institute of Technology, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Dermatol 46:166-71. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of (99m)Tc-MIBI scanning to demonstrate cutaneous AIDS-associated KS, lymphedema and lymphadenopathy in the extremities...
  22. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic response of HIV-1 subtype C in African patients coinfected with either Mycobacterium tuberculosis or human herpesvirus-8
    Edana Cassol
    HIV 1 Molecular Virology and Bioinformatics Unit, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, and Centre for HIV AIDS Networking, Doris Duke Medical Research Institute, Durban, South Africa
    J Infect Dis 191:324-32. 2005
    ..OI-induced immune activation can interfere with HIV-1 clearance by increasing viral replication and target cell availability...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous manifestations of HIV in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
    Nilesh Morar
    Int J Dermatol 45:1006-7. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) on skin disease in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Anisa Mosam
    Int J Dermatol 43:782-3. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint MDR1 and CYP3A4 polymorphisms among African, Indian, and white populations in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Paul K Chelule
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 74:195-6. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint 99mTc-MIBI imaging of AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma in the lungs
    Fawzia I Peer
    Department of Radiography, Durban University of Technology, Congella, Durban
    Nucl Med Commun 29:786-90. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of 99mTc-hexakis-2-methoxy isobutyl isonitrile (99mTc-MIBI) imaging in detecting pulmonary AIDS-related KS...