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is hpv caused by a type of herpes?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
No.: The two types of viruses are completely different.
Answered on Dec 6, 2014
Dr. Victoria Cirillo-Hyland
36 years experience Dermatology
No: Hpv is the human papilloma virus which is different than the herpes virus. It is possible to get an infection with both.
Answered on Feb 21, 2016

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