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Adverse Events, Comorbidities, and HIVSexually Transmitted Infections

Abnormal Anal Cells That Could Lead to Cancer Common in Gay Men With HIV

    Stages of Anal Cell Abnormalities
    Stages of Anal Cell Abnormalities Figure 1. A study of 1511 U.S. gay or bisexual men with or without HIV rated anal cells by a standard system starting with normal cells and ending in high-risk cells that could lead to anal cancer.Teresa B. Southwell
    Proportions of Gay/Bisexual Men With Abnormal Anal Cells
    Proportions of Gay/Bisexual Men With Abnormal Anal Cells Figure 2. In a study of 1511 gay or bisexual men, significantly higher proportions with HIV had abnormal anal cells that could lead to anal cancer. Among men with HIV, anal cell abnormality rates were higher among men with lower current CD4 counts.Teresa B. Southwell
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