Biology of HPV in HIV infection.

  title={Biology of HPV in HIV infection.},
  author={Joel M Palefsky},
  journal={Advances in dental research},
  volume={19 1},
HIV-positive men and women are at increased risk of anogenital and oral HPV infection. The risks for HPV-associated high-grade intra-epithelial neoplasia (IN) and cancer are also increased. The prevalence of oral, anal, and cervical HPV infection in HIV-positive individuals compared with HIV-negative individuals increases with progressively lower CD4+ levels, as does incident high-grade IN. In contrast to IN, development of cancer is not related to lower CD4+ level. With increasing grades of IN… CONTINUE READING
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