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Research Article

Male Circumcision in the General Population of Kisumu, Kenya: Beliefs about Protection, Risk Behaviors, HIV, and STIs

  • Matthew Westercamp mail,

    westrcmp@uic.edu

    Affiliation: Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Robert C. Bailey,

    Affiliation: Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Elizabeth A. Bukusi,

    Affiliation: Center for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Michele Montandon,

    Affiliation: Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Zachary Kwena,

    Affiliation: Center for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Craig R. Cohen

    Affiliation: Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Published: December 16, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015552

About the Authors

Matthew Westercamp, Robert C. Bailey
Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Michele Montandon, Craig R. Cohen
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Elizabeth A. Bukusi, Zachary Kwena
Center for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya

Corresponding Author

Email: westrcmp@uic.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RCB EAB MM CRC. Performed the experiments: ZK. Analyzed the data: MW. Wrote the paper: MW RCB EAB MM ZK CRC.