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J Fam Pract. 2012 Jul;61(7):427-8.

Clinical inquiries. Does anal cancer screening reduce morbidity and mortality in men who have sex with men?

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Tacoma Family Medicine Residency Program, University of Washington Department of Family Medicine, Tacoma, WA, USA.

Abstract

It's unclear whether anal cancer screening benefits men who have sex with men because high-quality studies on this subject are lacking. In the absence of high-quality data, anal pap smears aren't recommended for routine screening of men who have sex with men (strength of recommendation: C, expert opinion).

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22754885
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