Human papillomavirus in oral lesions Virus papiloma humano en lesiones orales

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González, Joaquín V.; Gutiérrez, Rafael A.; Keszler, Alicia; Colacino, María del Carmen; Alonio, Lidia V.; Teyssie, Angelica R.; Picconi, María Alejandra;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Fundación Revista Medicina
  • Journal: Medicina (Buenos Aires) (issn: 0025-7680, eissn: 1669-9106)
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  • Subject: Cáncer oral | RC581-607 | Virus Papiloma humano | Oral mucosa | Oral leukoplakia | Medicine | Mucosa Bucal | Liquen plano oral | Oral lichen planus | Immunologic diseases. Allergy | R | RC109-216 | Leucoplasia oral | Neoplasias de la Boca | Human papillomavirus | Mucosa oral | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Papillomaviridae | Oral cancer | HPV genotyping | Lesiones Precancerosas | Tipificación de HPV

Growing evidence suggests a role for human papillomavirus (HPV) in oral cancer; however its involvement is still controversial. This study evaluates the frequency of HPV DNA in a variety of oral lesions in patients from Argentina. A total of 77 oral tissue samples from ... View more