HPV Infection Takes Longer To Clear In Uncircumcised Men, Study Finds

by Rachel on April 20, 2010

HPV Infection Takes Longer To Clear In Uncircumcised Men, Study Finds
Previous research shows that uncircumcised men do not have an increased risk for acquiring human papillomavirus, but men who are not circumcised appear to take longer to clear HPV from their bodies, according to a study published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, Reuters reports. The findings could help explain why uncircumcised men have a greater risk for developing cancers of the penis …

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