Infrequent occurrence of high-risk human papillomavirus and of p53 mutation in minimal deviation adenocarcinoma of the cervix.

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To assess the occurrence of high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and p53 alterations in minimal deviation adenocarcinoma (MDA) of the uterine cervix, paraffin sections were used to investigate the presence of HPVs 16 and 18 and p53 expression and mutation in six cases of MDA. By polymerase chain reaction, only one case was positive for HPV 16 and… (More)

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@article{Toki1999InfrequentOO, title={Infrequent occurrence of high-risk human papillomavirus and of p53 mutation in minimal deviation adenocarcinoma of the cervix.}, author={Tsutomu Toki and Y-L. Zhai and J. S. Park and S. Fujii}, journal={International journal of gynecological pathology : official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists}, year={1999}, volume={18 3}, pages={215-9} }