Persistent HPV infection and cervical cancer risk: is the scientific rationale for changing the screening paradigm enough?

@article{Franco2010PersistentHI,
  title={Persistent HPV infection and cervical cancer risk: is the scientific rationale for changing the screening paradigm enough?},
  author={Eduardo L Franco},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={2010},
  volume={102 19},
  pages={1451-3}
}
JNCI | Editorials 1451 Few cancer prevention discoveries have been as unequivocal as the finding that human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a necessary cause of cervical cancer (1). The fact that HPV nucleic acid is found in nearly every exfoliated cervical cell specimen from women with high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) or cervical… CONTINUE READING