A systematic review of the prevalence and attribution of human papillomavirus types among cervical, vaginal, and vulvar precancers and cancers in the United States.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 17, Issue 7, p.1611-22 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Alphapapillomavirus, Center-Authored Paper, DNA, Viral, Female, Humans, Papillomavirus Infections, Precancerous Conditions, Prevalence, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Shared Resources, Specimen Processing Core Facility, United States, Uterine Cervical Neoplasms, Vaginal Neoplasms, Vulvar Neoplasms

Abstract:

To describe prevalence and estimated attribution of human papillomavirus (HPV) types in U.S. cervical, vaginal, and vulvar precancers and cancers.