Table 4

High-risk HPVs types more frequent in West Africa

Country

Nigeria18

Senegal16

Ivory Coast17

Equatorial Guinea


Pathology

Abnormal Cytology/VIA

HSIL/cancer

HSIL

Abnormal cytology


HPV types

16 (7,8%)

16 (23,3%)

16 (30,6%)

16 (20%)

35 (7,8%)

58 (12,8%)

18 (10,2%)

33 (16%)

31 (7%)

33 (8,1%)

33 (8,2%)

58 (12%)

58 (6%)

52 (8,1%)

58 (8,2%)

18 (4%)

56 (5,7%)

31 (5,8%)

31 (6,1%)

31 (4%)

66 (5,2%)

18 (4,7%)

52 (4,1%)

52 (4%)


18. Thomas JO et al. Br J Cancer 2004.

16. Xi LF et al. Int L Cancer 2003.

17. La Ruche G et al. Int J Cancer 1998.

GarcĂ­a-Espinosa et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2009 4:31   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-4-31

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