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Publication of the International Union Against Cancer PREVALENCE OF HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS INFECTION IN WOMEN IN BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA

By Hai-rim Shin, Hyun-ho Kim, Un-dong Park, Hyung-su Cha, Soyoon Park, Antoine Touzé, Nubia Muñoz, Peter J. F. Snijders, Chris J. L. M. Meijer, Pierre Coursaget and Silvia Franceschi

Abstract

To investigate the prevalence of and the risk factors for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in South Korea, we interviewed and examined a randomly selected sample of 863 sexually active women (age range � 20–74 years, median 44) and 103 self-reported virgins from Busan. The presence of DNA of 34 different HPV types in cervical exfoliated cells was tested among sexually active women by means of a PCR-based assay. IgG antibodies against L1 virus-like particle

Year: 2014
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