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Table 4 High-risk HPVs types more frequent in West Africa

From: Genotype distribution of cervical human papillomavirus DNA in women with cervical lesions in Bioko, Equatorial Guinea

Country Nigeria18 Senegal16 Ivory Coast17 Equatorial Guinea
Pathology Abnormal Cytology/VIA HSIL/cancer HSIL Abnormal cytology
HPV types 16 (7,8%) 16 (23,3%) 16 (30,6%) 16 (20%)
  35 (7,8%) 58 (12,8%) 18 (10,2%) 33 (16%)
  31 (7%) 33 (8,1%) 33 (8,2%) 58 (12%)
  58 (6%) 52 (8,1%) 58 (8,2%) 18 (4%)
  56 (5,7%) 31 (5,8%) 31 (6,1%) 31 (4%)
  66 (5,2%) 18 (4,7%) 52 (4,1%) 52 (4%)
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