International Journal of Applied and Basic Medical Research

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Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 84--89

Human papillomavirus-associated cancers: A growing global problem


Anshuma Bansal1, Mini P Singh2, Bhavana Rai1 
1 Department of Radiotherapy, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Virology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Bhavana Rai
Department of Radiotherapy, PGIMER, Chandigarh
India

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is linked with several cancers such as cancer cervix, vagina, vulva, head and neck, anal, and penile carcinomas. Although there is a proven association of HPV with these cancers, questions regarding HPV testing, vaccination, and treatment of HPV-related cancers continue to remain unanswered. The present article provides an overview of the HPV-associated cancers.


How to cite this article:
Bansal A, Singh MP, Rai B. Human papillomavirus-associated cancers: A growing global problem.Int J App Basic Med Res 2016;6:84-89


How to cite this URL:
Bansal A, Singh MP, Rai B. Human papillomavirus-associated cancers: A growing global problem. Int J App Basic Med Res [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Sep 25 ];6:84-89
Available from: http://www.ijabmr.org/article.asp?issn=2229-516X;year=2016;volume=6;issue=2;spage=84;epage=89;aulast=Bansal;type=0