For Managing HIV-related Cancers

People with HIV infection or AIDS are at increased risk of developing certain cancers . Recommended cancer treatments will depend on the type of cancer.

Treatments may include:

  • Highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART)—to suppress the HIV virus and restore immune function
  • Radiation therapy —to treat cancers related to HIV/AIDS
  • Chemotherapy —to treat cancers related to HIV/AIDS
  • Treatment of cancer-related anemia , wasting, bleeding, and seizures