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Screen-and-Treat Cervical Cancer Prevention

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A cervical cancer prevention trial conducted in South Africa shows that a single test for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection followed by cryotherapy in positive cases reduces the subsequent occurrence of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2 or higher in women infected...

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Imiquimod for Anal Pre-Cancer

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Rates of clearance of high-grade anal canal intraepithelial neoplasia in men with HIV are improved considerably by topical application of imiquimod cream, a UK team reports in an August 19 online issue of AIDS. Dr. Paul A. Fox with the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS...

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Most protease inhibitors increase MI risk

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Prospective study results suggest that saquinavir is the only older protease inhibitor (PI) not associated with an increased risk of myocardial infarction (MI). By contrast, reverse transcriptase inhibitors other than abacavir and thymidine analogs don’t raise the incidence...