Table 4

HIV prevalence among women attending colposcopy services

Authors, publication yearPublication typeGeographical locationStudy periodParticipants (n)Overall HIV prevalence
(measured) %)
Overall prevalence of HIV infection
(patient-reported and measured) (%)
Prevalence of new HIV infections
(among women accepting testing) (%)
CD4+ <200/mm3 on HIV diagnosis (%)No or low-grade dysplasia* on HIV diagnosis (%)
Testing in any grade of cervical dysplasia (no dysplasia, LSIL, HSIL)
Maiman et al, 198840 LetterNew York, USA19886610.6
Dottino et al, 199139 AbstractNew York, USA19911166NANA
Spitzer et al, 199341 ArticleNew York, USA1990–199120811.46.168.8
Jennings et al, 199642 ArticleNew York, USA1990–199419083.311.874.3
Creighton et al, 201243 LetterLondon, UK2010–20116872.20.190100
Testing in patients with HSIL
Rosenvinge et al, 201144 AbstractLondon, UK20118291.70NANA
Mosimann et al, 201445 ArticleLausanne, Switzerland2002–2012581.70
  • Articles are listed in chronological order of publication.

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  • *Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia stage 1 or LSIL.

  • HSIL, high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion; LSIL, low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion; NA, not applicable.