From human papillomavirus to cervical cancer.

@article{Lee2010FromHP,
  title={From human papillomavirus to cervical cancer.},
  author={Sin Hang Lee},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2010},
  volume={116 5},
  pages={
          1221; author reply 221-2
        }
}
1. “...prophylactic vaccination of adolescents against carcinogenic HPV infections...” The current human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines are shown to be effective against infection by HPV16 and 18, and perhaps 31 and 45. However, based on two recent publications,2,3 HPV52 was found to be the most prevalent “carcinogenic” genotype infecting young American women. 2. “...an increased role for HPV testing...” The current HPV testing in the United States is in chaos. One of the two U.S. Food and Drug… CONTINUE READING

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