Cervical cancer screening among HIV-infected women: An economic evaluation in a middle-income country

International Journal of Cancer, 04/18/2012

The study indicates that annual HPV testing followed by cytology triage for all HIV–infected women is likely to be very cost–effective in a middle–income country like Brazil. The results reflect the synergic effect of using a highly sensitive screening test (HPV DNA test) in sequence with a highly specific test (cytology).

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