Chlamydia trachomatis, herpes simplex virus 2, and human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type 1 are not associated with grade of cervical neoplasia in Jamaican colposcopy patients.

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BACKGROUND A few recent studies have suggested that other sexually transmitted infections may increase the likelihood of a human papillomavirus (HPV) infection progressing to high-grade cervical neoplasia and cancer. GOAL The goal was to assess whether exposures to Chlamydia trachomatis, human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type 1 (HTLV-I), and/or human… (More)

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@article{Castle2003ChlamydiaTH, title={Chlamydia trachomatis, herpes simplex virus 2, and human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type 1 are not associated with grade of cervical neoplasia in Jamaican colposcopy patients.}, author={Philip E. Castle and Carlos T Escoffery and Julius S Schachter and Carole Rattray and Mark Schiffman and Jeanne Moncada and Karlyn Sugai and Claudette Brown and Beverly Cranston and Barrie Hanchard and Joel Michael Palefsky and Robert D Burk and Martha L Hutchinson and Howard D. Strickler}, journal={Sexually transmitted diseases}, year={2003}, volume={30 7}, pages={575-80} }