A REVIEW ON EPIDERMAL MANIFESTATION OF PAPPILOMA VIRUS INFECTION IN HUMANAbstract
The Human Papilloma Viruses (HPV) are non-enveloped, small DNA virus, which are responsible for worldwide problem. HPVS can be associated with different varieties of epidermal manifestations. It belongs to the Papovavirus family. On the basis of oncogenic potential these have been classified as high risk and low risk types of virus. Currently histopathological techniques are widely being used as the diagnostic method for the identification of HPV viral DNA. This article reviews the classification of HPVs and different methods used for the vaccination and diagnosis. The types includes common warts, flat warts, plantar warts, anogenital warts, anal dysplasia and epidermodysplasia verruciformis. Vaccines are available for prevention of HPV infection, and recommended vaccination schedules have been outlined.
Yashbir Singh, Rashmi Tripathi, Satyavani Guttula* and Sunil Patel
Department of Bioinformatics, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
22 January, 2015
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