Human Papillomavirus in Head and Neck Cancer
AbstractHuman papillomavirus (HPV) is currently considered to be a major etiologic factor, in addition to tobacco and alcohol, for oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) development. HPV positive OPCs are epidemiologically distinct from HPV negative ones, and are characterized by younger age at onset, male predominance, and strong association with sexual behaviors. HPV16 is the most prevalent types in oral cavity cancer (OCC), moreover the prevalence of beta, and gamma HPV types is higher than that of alpha HPV in oral cavity. View Full-Text
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Garbuglia, A.R. Human Papillomavirus in Head and Neck Cancer. Cancers 2014, 6, 1705-1726.
Garbuglia AR. Human Papillomavirus in Head and Neck Cancer. Cancers. 2014; 6(3):1705-1726.Chicago/Turabian Style
Garbuglia, Anna R. 2014. "Human Papillomavirus in Head and Neck Cancer." Cancers 6, no. 3: 1705-1726.