- Epidemiologic analysis of histologic cervical inflammation: relationship to human papillomavirus infectionsMelinda Butsch Kovacic
Institute for Personalized and Predictive Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Hum Pathol 39:1088-95. 2008..Additional studies are needed to confirm and extend these findings...
- Relationships of human papillomavirus type, qualitative viral load, and age with cytologic abnormalityMelinda Butsch Kovacic
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics and Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Cancer Res 66:10112-9. 2006..The lack of evident severe abnormalities associated with HPV18 and related HPV types might have implications for screening for poorly detected glandular and alpha7-related lesions...
- High load for most high risk human papillomavirus genotypes is associated with prevalent cervical cancer precursors but only HPV16 load predicts the development of incident diseasePatti E Gravitt
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Int J Cancer 121:2787-93. 2007..The extent to which these observations can be translated into clinical practice must be rigorously examined in the context of the method of viral load measurement and the type-specific differences observed for incident >/=CIN2...