Human papillomavirus and cancerous diseases of the head and neck: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Saulle2015HumanPA,
  title={Human papillomavirus and cancerous diseases of the head and neck: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Rosella Saulle and Leda Semyonov and Alice Mannocci and A Careri and F Saburri and Livia Ottolenghi and Francesca Guerra and Giuseppe La Torre},
  journal={Oral diseases},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          417-31
        }
}
The increasing incidence of head and neck cancer (HNSCC) highlights the need to better understand the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) in the development of these cancers. The aims of this study were to conduct a systematic review and a meta-analysis concerning observational studies on the association between HPV infection and HNSCC and to quantify this association, thereby obtaining a reliable estimation of the risk of HPV infection in the development of head and neck cancer. Literature… CONTINUE READING
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