Male Circumcision and Genital Human Papillomavirus: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Albero2012MaleCA,
  title={Male Circumcision and Genital Human Papillomavirus: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={G. Albero and X. Castellsagu{\'e} and A. Giuliano and F. Bosch},
  journal={Sexually Transmitted Diseases},
  year={2012},
  volume={39},
  pages={104–113}
}
  • G. Albero, X. Castellsagué, +1 author F. Bosch
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Background: Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the principal cause of invasive cervical cancer. There is some evidence that male circumcision (MC) may protect against HPV infection and related disease in both men and women. The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review of the literature to assess the association between MC and genital HPV infection indicators including genital warts. Methods: A systematic search of Medline was conducted to identify all relevant studies from… CONTINUE READING
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