Published in Cancer Weekly, December 13th, 2005
"Male circumcision has been shown to reduce the risk of acquiring and transmitting a number of venereal infections. However, little is known about the association between male circumcision and the risk of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in the female partner," researchers for the International Agency for Research on Cancer report.
X. Castellsague and colleagues explained, "[We] pooled data on 305 adult couples enrolled as controls in one of five case-control studies of invasive cervical cancer conducted in Thailand, the Philippines,...
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