Braz J Infect Dis 2017 Jul - Aug;21(4):376-385. Epub 2017 Apr 8.
Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, Instituto do Câncer do Estado de São Paulo, Centro de Investigação Translacional em Oncologia, São Paulo, SP, Brazil; Universidade de São Paulo, Faculdade de Medicina, Departamento de Radiologia e Oncologia, São Paulo, SP, Brazil. Electronic address:
The aims of this study were to determine the incidence of external genital lesions (EGLs), specifically histologically confirmed condyloma (genital warts) and Penile Intraepithelial Neoplasia (PeIN), and genital HPV infection progression to EGLs among healthy men aged 18-73 residing in Brazil. Subjects included 1118 men enrolled in the HPV Infection in Men (HIM) study between July 2005 and June 2009. At each visit, EGLs were biopsied and subjected to pathological evaluation. Read More