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Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 264093, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/264093
Research Article

Adverse Psychosexual Impact Related to the Treatment of Genital Warts and Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine of Santa Casa de São Paulo, Avenida Rebouças 1511, ap. 142, Jd. América, 05401-200 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Federal University of Campinas, Brazil
3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Federal Fluminense University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 4 November 2012; Revised 12 February 2013; Accepted 21 March 2013

Academic Editor: John De Wit

Copyright © 2013 Adriana Bittencourt Campaner et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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