Prevalence of HPV infection and other risk factors in a Fijian population

  title={Prevalence of HPV infection and other risk factors in a Fijian population},
  author={Sunia Foliaki and Naomi J Brewer and Neil E Pearce and Peter J. F. Snijders and Chris J L M Meijer and Lepani Waqatakirewa and Gary M Clifford and Silvia Franceschi},
  booktitle={Infectious Agents and Cancer},
Cancer is among the leading contributors to morbidity and mortality in the Pacific, but the magnitude of the problem and the potential for prevention have not been comprehensively studied. Over the past decade, cervical cancer has been the most common cancer among women in Fiji with an age standardised cervical cancer incidence rate of 51 per 100,000. This rate is among the highest in the South Pacific region and in the world. This high cervical cancer incidence rate is likely linked to the low… CONTINUE READING
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