Human papillomavirus: a predictor of better survival in ocular surface squamous neoplasia patients.


BACKGROUND Although human papillomavirus (HPV) has been implicated in the pathogenesis of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN), no study has so far dealt with the prognostic role of HPV. In this study the presence and significance of HPV in OSSN and its correlation with p16(INK4a) immunoexpression was determined. METHODS HPV was detected by HPV-L1… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2012-301907


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