Human papillomavirus infection and tumours of the anal canal: correlation of histology, PCR detection in paraffin sections and serology.

Abstract

Human papillomavirus infection is an important etiological factor in squamous cell carcinoma of the anus (SCCA). Different histological variants of anal carcinomas displaying squamous differentiation, previously classified as separate tumours, were recently reclassified as SCCA by the WHO. In our recent study the presence of HPV was detected by PCR in… (More)

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