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. doi 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
  6. 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
  7. doi 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
  8. doi 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 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
  10. doi 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

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Publications25

  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. doi 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...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. doi 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...
  8. doi 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 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
  10. doi 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
    ....
  11. doi 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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
    ....
  15. 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
  16. 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
    ....
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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
  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 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
  25. doi 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...