External genital human papillomavirus prevalence and associated factors among heterosexual men on 5 continents.

@article{Vardas2011ExternalGH,
  title={External genital human papillomavirus prevalence and associated factors among heterosexual men on 5 continents.},
  author={Eftyhia Vardas and Anna Regina Giuliano and Stephen Goldstone and Joel M Palefsky and Edson Duarte Moreira and Mary Edith Penny and Carlos Aranda and Heiko K. Jessen and Harald Moi and Daron G. Ferris and K F Liaw and J Brooke Marshall and Scott C Vuocolo and Eliav Barr and Richard M. Haupt and Elizabeth I. O. Garner and Dalya Guris},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={203 1},
  pages={58-65}
}
BACKGROUND We examined the baseline prevalence of penile, scrotal, and perineal/perianal human papillomavirus (HPV) in heterosexual men (HM). We also evaluated baseline characteristics of HM to assess factors associated with prevalent HPV detection. METHODS We tested serum samples from 3463 HM aged 16-24 years with 1-5 lifetime female sexual partners for antibodies to HPV 6, 11, 16, and 18. We collected baseline swab specimens for the detection of DNA of HPV 6, 11, 16, 18, 31, 33, 35, 39, 45… CONTINUE READING
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