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Smegma

Known as: Smegmas 
A foul-smelling accumulation of SEBUM and desquaminated epidermal cells, especially the cheesy substance found under the foreskin of the penis and at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The sensitivity (Se) and specificity (Sp) of different testing schemes were estimated for detecting Tritrichomonas foetus (T… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Background  Smegma is widely believed to cause penile, cervical and prostate cancer. This nearly ubiquitous myth continues to… Expand
2004
2004
We describe a Mycobacterium smegmatis mutant with impaired biofilm and smegma formation. A gene homologous to Escherichia coli… Expand
2003
2003
We present observations on an unusual tetratrichomonad species isolated from preputial smegma of virgin bulls. Ultrastructural… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Epidemiological evidence suggests lack of neonatal circumcision as the strongest risk factor for penile cancer, but… Expand
Review
1971
Review
1971
  • J. Oriel
  • The British journal of venereal diseases
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 1172112
Genital warts were known to the ancients, and many Greek and Roman writers referred to them. The early history of the disease has… Expand
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
  • J. Oster
  • Archives of disease in childhood
  • 1968
  • Corpus ID: 21718146
There are three decisive dates in the history of the prepuce: the year 1713 BC, in which Abraham is said to have been circumcised… Expand
1965
1965
The relationship of the circumcision status of the husbands of 110 women with diagnosed cancer of the cervix was studied. In… Expand
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1963
1963
Circumcision and Carcinoma Colli Uteri in Macedonia, Yugoslavia. Results from a Field Study 
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1949
1949
  • H. Sobel
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1949
  • Corpus ID: 43829926
Although triterpenoids have generally been associated with plant materials, several have been found in animals products. Lanolin… Expand
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