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Pilot study of HPV DNA and cytology testing in Mexican Social Security Program

HPV testing for cervical screening has been found to be over 50 per cent more sensitive than cytology in a community-based study in Mexico. This is the largest HPV primary screening study ever to be performed in a Latin American country and points to the readiness of HPV testing for large-scale implementation in Mexico.



http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10552-010-9598-2