Human papillomavirus infection in the cervix of pregnant females in Hong Kong.

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Routine cytological examination and HPV-DNA probing were performed on cervical cells obtained from 215 pregnant Chinese females. The procedure utilized the specific binding of a mixture of complementary [32P]-labelled RNA probes to membrane-bound target HPV DNA types 6, 11, 16, 18, 31, 33 and 35. Positive results for HPV-DNA were obtained in 11/215 (5%) of… (More)

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@article{Collins1990HumanPI, title={Human papillomavirus infection in the cervix of pregnant females in Hong Kong.}, author={R. James Collins and Hextan Yuen-Sheung Ngan and Che-Kang Hsu and Anita Y. N. Cheung and Peter J. King and Ting Chung Pun and Hing Keung Ma and Gopesh Srivastava}, journal={Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology}, year={1990}, volume={1 3}, pages={147-52} }