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Management of women with Human Papillomavirus persistence: Long-term follow-up of a randomized clinical trial

Research paper by Kristina Elfgren, K Miriam Elfström, Pontus Naucler, Lisen Arnheim-Dahlström, Joakim Dillner

Indexed on: 09 Nov '16Published on: 05 Nov '16Published in: American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology



Abstract

Introduction of human papillomavirus (HPV)-based screening is ongoing in many countries, given its higher sensitivity and longer lasting protection compared to cytology-based screening. However, optimal clinical management of HPV-positive but cytology-negative women is unclear and additional studies with clinical follow-up are warranted.