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Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 13 (2005), Issue 2, Pages 77-80

Epidemiological Study in Okinawa, Japan, of Human Papillomavirus Infection of the Uterine Cervix

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa T903-0215, Japan

Received 16 June 2004; Accepted 14 September 2004

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