Role of cesarean section in prevention of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis--is there one?

@article{Kosko1996RoleOC,
  title={Role of cesarean section in prevention of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis--is there one?},
  author={James R Kosko and Craig S. Derkay},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={1996},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={31-8}
}
Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP) is a benign yet aggressive neoplasm that produces considerable morbidity in children. Previous studies have linked RRP in children to mothers with genital tract human papillomavirus infections (HPV). Risk factors for vertical transmission have not been well identified. Controversy exists among obstetricians and otolaryngologists regarding the role of cesarean section in preventing the transmission of HPV disease from mother to child. We address this… CONTINUE READING

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