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can human papilloma virus cause cancer in women?

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Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience Pediatrics
Yes!: Yes, hpv directly causes at least 50% of all vaginal and vulvar cancers, as well as all cerivical cancers, much of anal cancers, 70% of head-and-neck cancers and most non-melanoma skin cancers amongst other problems! that's a ton of cancers from one virus!
Answered on Mar 10, 2013
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