Human papillomavirus infection and squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva


Background:Squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva (SCCC) is associated with HIV-related immunosuppression, but human papillomavirus virus (HPV) is also suspected to have a role. We carried out a case–control study to assess the role of cutaneous and mucosal HPV types in SCCC, conjunctival dysplasia, and their combination (SCCC/dysplasia) in Uganda… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6605466

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