HPV-prevalence in elderly women in Denmark.

Affiliation

Department of Public Health Programmes, Randers Regional Hospital, Central Denmark Region, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Skovlyvej 15, DK-8930 Randers NØ, Denmark. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

In countries like Denmark, cervical cancer incidence is at present relatively high in elderly women, while routine screening stops at age 65 years. On this background, all women aged 69 and above were invited to human papillomavirus (HPV)-screening in Denmark in 2017.

Keywords

Age,Cervical cancer,Human papillomavirus,Prevalence,Screening,