A 22-year-old female asked:
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if i clear high risk hpv, what can it do to me when i'm old, like 70 or more, and my immune system isn't as good as it is now? does it mean cancer?

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Regular followup: That you have cleared a high risk strain of hpv for now is a good thing.However, once you have it it could return at any tome. Regular followup exams and testing by your doc will be your best plan.Hopefully, it will never produce cancer, but it certainly could at some point.
Answered on Feb 5, 2014
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