Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Men Living in the Northern Plains
HPV infection is associated with cervical and other anogenital cancers. HPV may also be associated with the development of prostate cancer. The purpose of the study is to determine the prevalence of HPV infection in men living in South Dakota.
Human Papillomavirus Infection
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Men Living in the Northern Plains|
- Determine the prevalence of HPV in men living on the Northern Plains [ Time Frame: No time point ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
Epithelial skin swabs collected for the purpose of HPV DNA detection. DNA extraction and HPV testing will be performed.
|Study Start Date:||September 2010|
|Study Completion Date:||October 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01265212
|United States, South Dakota|
|Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States, 57104|
|Principal Investigator:||Diane Maher, PhD||Sanford Health|