HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUSES: ASSOCIATION WITH SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE CONJUNCTIVA

by Rachel on October 20, 2010

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The incidence of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the conjunctiva(SCCC) has increased many fold in Africa since the advent of HIV/AIDS.Human papilloma virus infection(HPV), notably HPV 16 and 18, have long been thought to have an aetiological role given their role in cervical cancer. The aim of the studies were to compare the prevalence of HPV and HIV infection in patients presenting with SCCC and those patients with other eye diseases. The study was a hospital based case… More >>

HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUSES: ASSOCIATION WITH SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE CONJUNCTIVA

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