A prospective study of the relationship between prediagnostic Human Papillomavirus seropositivity and HPV DNA in subsequent cervical carcinomas

Abstract

Several prospective studies with invasive carcinoma as endpoint have supported Human Papillomavirus as a cause of cervical carcinoma. However, the largest study used seroepidemiology and did not analyse presence of Human Papillomavirus DNA in the subsequent tumour. Linkage of serum bank registries and cancer registries had identified 196 women with a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6600454

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@article{Sigstad2002APS, title={A prospective study of the relationship between prediagnostic Human Papillomavirus seropositivity and HPV DNA in subsequent cervical carcinomas}, author={Eva Sigstad and Agnes Kathrine Lie and Tapio Luostarinen and Joakim Dillner and E. J. Jellum and Matti Lehtinen and Steinar \Osterb\o Thoresen and Vera Maria Abeler}, journal={British Journal of Cancer}, year={2002}, volume={87}, pages={175 - 180} }