Human papillomavirus genotypes and clinical management of genital warts in women attending a colposcopy clinic in Cape Town, South Africa.


BACKGROUND Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted viral disease in the world. HPV infection of the genital epithelium is associated with genital warts and malignancies of the lower genital tract. OBJECTIVES To describe the distribution, phenotypic appearance and HPV type associated with genital warts in women… (More)


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