Reduced clearance of penile human papillomavirus infection in uncircumcised men.


The relationship between circumcision and the acquisition and clearance of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection was examined in a cohort of 357 men followed up at 2-month intervals for an average of 431 days. There were no differences in HPV acquisition by circumcision status. Clearance of HPV infection, including infection with oncogenic types, was slower… (More)
DOI: 10.1086/651607

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