A 20-year-old female asked:
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i've had a genital wart b4. but now gone. can i still get a vaccine to protect me from other types of hpv as well as cervical cancer?

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: You can get the HPV series
Answered on Nov 21, 2014
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