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Human papillomaviruses and cancer in Uganda.

Abstract:

In a case-control study in Uganda, we examined associations between different cancer sites or types in relation to antibodies against human papillomaviruses (HPV)-16, -18 and -45. For each cancer site or type, the control group comprised all other cancers excluding those known, or thought to be associated with HPV infection (cancers of the uterine cervix, penis and eye). Among controls the seroprevalence of antibodies was 11% (68/616) against HPV-16, 5% (29/605) against HPV-18 and 6% (35/605)...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Journal:
European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation (ECP)
Volume:
13
Issue:
2
Pages:
113-118
Publication date:
2004-04-05
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EISSN:
1473-5709
ISSN:
0959-8278
URN:
uuid:74caac00-4d73-4f09-b18b-f152379f0608
Source identifiers:
32684
Local pid:
pubs:32684

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