Human papillomavirus testing for primary cervical cancer screening

Cuzick, Jack; Cuzick, J
January 2000
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/5/2000, Vol. 283 Issue 1, p108
Academic Journal
Editorial. Reports on the testing for human papillomavirus (HPV) in the screening of primary cervical cancer. Efforts to eradicate cervical cancer; Review done by the National Health Service of the United Kingdom; Tests performed to screen for HPV.


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