Patients with malignant or pre-malignant cervical lesion have increased risk of becoming hepatitis B carrier.

@article{Siu2007PatientsWM,
  title={Patients with malignant or pre-malignant cervical lesion have increased risk of becoming hepatitis B carrier.},
  author={Shing Shun Nelson Siu and Tak Hong Cheung and Paul Chan and Che-kit Lin and Keith Wing-kit Lo},
  journal={Journal of experimental & clinical cancer research : CR},
  year={2007},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={77-81}
}
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Hepatitis B virus (HBV) are known aetiology of cervical and hepatocellular carcinoma, respectively. Both diseases share a similar clinical course, that is, the vast majority of those infected by these two viruses can eradicate the viruses spontaneously. A small sub-group who fails to clear the virus becomes chronic carrier and can progress to carcinoma many years later. We postulated that patients with pre-malignant or malignant cervical lesion are at increased… CONTINUE READING
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