Risk Factors for Development of Cervical Cancer in Venezuela and The

  • S. U., MEN.
Cervical Cancer (CC) accounts for 15,700 new cases and 4,900 deaths in the US each year. Epidemiological and clinical data indicate that high-risk human papilloma virus (HPV) play a major role in the etiology of CC. However, most infected women don't develop cancer. Therefore, other cofactors such as immune system functioning, smoking, and sexual behavior… CONTINUE READING