• Chlamydia trachomatis infection and risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

      Lehtinen, Matti; Ault, Kevin A; Lyytikainen, Erika; Dillner, Joakim; Garland, Suzanne M; Ferris, Daron G.; Koutsky, Laura A; Sings, Heather L; Lu, Shuang; Haupt, Richard M; et al. (2011-04-62)
      Objectives: High-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) is the primary cause of cervical cancer. As Chlamydia trachomatis is also linked to cervical cancer, its role as a potential co-factor in the development of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) grade 2 or higher was examined.