Search for dissertations about: "HPV 70"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words HPV 70.

  1. 1. Cervical screening with primary HPV from research to clinical effectiveness

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Lovisa Bergengren; Gisela Helenius; Mats Karlsson; Matts Olovsson; [2020]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cervical cancer; screening; human papillomavirus HPV ; HPV prevalence; HPV genotypes; precancerous lesion; HSIL; self-sampling; postmenopausal women; health economy;

    Abstract : Organized cervical screening has greatly reduced the incidence of cervical cancer where implemented. Human papilloma virus (HPV) is the cause of cervical cancer, and in later years, convincing evidence has led to cervical screening with HPV as the primary method being implemented around the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. Genital human papillomaviruses. Studies of their occurrence, type spectrum and expression

    University dissertation from Virology

    Author : Ola Forslund; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; mRNA expression; microwell; HPV 70; type determination; CIN; quantification; urine; multifocal infections; hybridization; PCR; HPV; human papillomavirus; Microbiology; bacteriology; virology; mycology; Mikrobiologi; bakteriologi; virologi; mykologi;

    Abstract : The occurrence of genital human papillomavirus infection was determined in different categories of patients by means of PCR. In high proportion of young women attending an adolescent clinic, the presence of HPV DNA was demonstrated in simultaneously urethral and cervical samples, suggesting that genital HPV infections are often multifocal. READ MORE

  3. 3. The ubiquity and type diversity of papillomaviruses in normal skin

    University dissertation from Annika Antonsson, Medical Microbiology, Entrance 78, UMAS, 205 02 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Annika Antonsson; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Microbiology; bacteriology; virology; mycology; Mikrobiologi; bakteriologi; virologi; mykologi; skin phylogeny; HPV prevalence; HPV type detrmination; PCR; human papillomavirus; HPV;

    Abstract : Papillomaviruses are a diverse, epitheliotropic group of viruses. Some genotypes are the main cause of anogenital cancer in humans; others can induce skin lesions. In order to investigate the occurrence of subclinical skin infections with human papillomavirus (HPV), a pair of degenerate primers (FAP59/64) was designed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studies on infections with human papillomavirus (HPV) in immunosuppressed patients and patients with HPV related tumors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Ilona Lewensohn-Fuchs; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HPV; immunosuppression; p53; cervical cancer; cancer of the head and neck;

    Abstract : From the Department of Immunology, Microbiology, Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Division ofClinical Virology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge Hospital, S-141 86 Huddinge, SwedenStudies on Infections with Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in ImmunosuppressedPatients and Patients with HPV Related Tumors Human papillomavirus (HPV) has been detected in over 90% of all cervical cancers, in 35-70% ofanal cancers and in about 10% of tumors of the head and neck. The immune system plays animportant role in the manifestation of HPV infections and it is known that organ transplant patientshave an increase in HPV associated lesions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimizing cervical cancer prevention through screening and HPV vaccination

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

    Author : Klara Miriam Elfström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Effective primary and secondary prevention tools exist for cervical cancer in the form of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines and cervical screening. In order to maximize the impact of prevention strategies in Sweden and European countries, this thesis sought to investigate the long-term effectiveness of different screening strategies and the long-term risk associated with HPV infections, the organization and quality of existing screening programs, and the effectiveness of alternative vaccination strategies. READ MORE