Human papillomavirus in the HIV-infected host: epidemiology and pathogenesis in the antiretroviral era.

@article{Brickman2015HumanPI,
  title={Human papillomavirus in the HIV-infected host: epidemiology and pathogenesis in the antiretroviral era.},
  author={Cristina Brickman and Joel M Palefsky},
  journal={Current HIV/AIDS reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={6-15}
}
Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is associated with essentially all cervical cancers, 80-90 % of anal cancers, and a high proportion of oropharyngeal, vaginal, penile, and vulvar cancers. Malignancy is preceded by the development of precancerous lesions termed high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL). Men and women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection are at high risk of HPV-related malignancies. The incidence of anal cancer in particular has markedly risen during the… CONTINUE READING

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