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Male circumcision for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: The findings from observational studies, reviews and meta-analyses, supported by biological theories, that circumcised men appear less likely to acquire human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has contributed to the recent ground swell of support for considering male circumcision as a strategy for preventing sexually acquired infection. We sought to elucidate and appraise the global evidence from published and unpublished studies that circumcision can be used as an intervention to pre...

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10.1002/14651858.cd003362

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Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Issue:
3
Pages:
CD003362
Publication date:
2003-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:088cf572-277c-4bb4-abe3-308fe411aea9
Source identifiers:
444416
Local pid:
pubs:444416

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