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Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 610373, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/610373
Review Article

The Clinical Role of HPV Testing in Primary and Secondary Cervical Cancer Screening

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospitals Leuven (Campus Gasthuisberg), Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

Received 2 April 2013; Accepted 14 May 2013

Academic Editor: Enrique Hernandez

Copyright © 2013 G. Hoste 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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