TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.28, no.3, pp.176-178, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
Esophagus, genotype, human papilloma virus, IN-SITU HYBRIDIZATION, LESIONS
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Background/Aims: Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) infection can be a predisposing condition for the development of squamous cell papilloma (SCP) of the esophagus, which can progress to dysplasia and to carcinoma as a result of chronic infection. The aim of the present study was to search for the presence of HPV in the esophageal SCP, and to genotype the detected HPV.