Are Israeli women in a low risk group for developing squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix?

@article{BarAm1995AreIW,
  title={Are Israeli women in a low risk group for developing squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix?},
  author={Amiram Bar-Am and Jakov Niv and Haim Yavetz and Ariel J. Jaffa and Reuben Peyser},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={1995},
  volume={74 6},
  pages={472-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Invasive cervical squamous cell carcinoma is not a common disease among Jewish women. In the present study an attempt was made to find what is the distribution of the known risk factors in this population. METHODS Three hundred and ninety-one patients with various cervical cytological abnormalities comprised the study group. They were compared to 350 Israeli women with negative cytology. The risk factors were extracted from an anonymous questionnaire. The results were statistically… CONTINUE READING