A systematic review of the prevalence of mucosal and cutaneous human papillomavirus types.

@article{Bzhalava2013ASR,
  title={A systematic review of the prevalence of mucosal and cutaneous human papillomavirus types.},
  author={Davit Bzhalava and Peng Guan and Silvia Franceschi and Joakim Dillner and Gary M Clifford},
  journal={Virology},
  year={2013},
  volume={445 1-2},
  pages={224-31}
}
Systematic reviews of the prevalence of different types of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) across a broad range of disease grades from normal to cancer are essential to gain basic knowledge of how widespread infections with the different HPV types are, and to provide information on the possible carcinogenicity of different HPV types. For HPV types that infect human mucosa, of which 12 are established causes of cervical cancer, we present the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis of 47 HPV… CONTINUE READING