Co[sub 2] Laser Eradication of Recalcitrant Condyloma Acuminatum Does Not Influence T-lymphocyte Subsets

Petersen, Carsten; Munkvad, Steffen; Bohn Christiansen, Claus
September 1998
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;09/01/98, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p389
Academic Journal
Investigates whether or not the presence of chronic persistent genital warts or human papillomavirus infection have any effect on T-lymphocyte subsets in healthy adults. Comparison between the Th lymphocyte counts of patients who undergone single and multiple carbon dioxide laser treatment; Types of genital warts; Predomination of Th lymphocytes in genital condylomatous lesions.


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