IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 9 / Issue 2 / pii/1988028

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Original Research

Pathological incidence study of human papilloma virus (hpv) carried out on 1,439 patients between 1982-1985 in panama

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1 Gyneco-Obstetrician-Colposcopist Oncologic National Service - Panama, Rep. Panama
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 1988, 9(2), 144–148;
Published: 10 April 1988

The Author report the results of a study conduced on 1,439 patients screened in the period 1982-1985 in Panama. The colposcopic evaluation was based on 1,254 total reports, revealing 705 typical images and pictures and 549 atypical the cytological diagnosis on 766 total reports showed 260 negative, 412 HPV,75 dysplasia and 19 cancers. The target biopsies registered 433 cases with lesions of which were 93 negative 250 HPV, 111 dysplasia and 19 cancers. The Author note an increasing incidence of HPV lesions, in 1985 it reached the 49.7%.

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