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Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

HPV: HPV is a very common virus and there are many strains. Only a few of them are associated with cervical cancer for the female. Once you have the virus it will stay in your system. There is no treatment for the virus. The best prevention at this time is to get the HPV vaccine prior to sexual activity to prevent you from contracting the virus. Screening pap smears is important to look for changes. ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin
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Hpv (Definition)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 different types of HPV that causes warts in different areas of the body. HPV is incredibly common and almost all sexually active men and women get it during their lifetime. Most of the time HPV does not cause any symptoms or complications. However, A limited number of these HPV viruses are pathogenic and if not monitored carefully can be responsible for causing cervical and penile cancer. Some of these viruses have been ...Read more


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How common is hpv? I am really embarrassed that I have HPV and don't want to tell anyone, but i've read it's pretty common. How many people have hpv? .

Per : Per the centers for disease control and prevention (cdc), every year there are approximately 4.6 million new cases of human papillomavirus in people ages 15 through 24. I read that at least 50 percent of sexually active men and women contract hpv at some point in their lives. ...Read more

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How many young Asian people have hpv?

A lot: Hpv is common in all nationalities. Some estimate that 80% of people have or will have hpv in their lifetime. It has the potential to cause cervical cancer. It has also been linked to anal cancers, and cancers if the mouth and throat. Gardasil is a vaccine that can help decrease the chance of getting hpv, which is transmitted sexually. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many people have tried the HPV vaccine?

Can you let me know how many people have tried the HPV vaccine?

Millions...: As of january 2010, over 28 million doses of the hpv vaccine had been given. The cdc has continued to monitor the safety of the vaccine (as well as all other vaccines) and continues to recommend it. For more info, see: http://www.Cdc.Gov/vaccinesafety/vaccines/hpv/index.Html. ...Read more

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What is hpv?

What is hpv?

Group Of Viruses: HPV stands for Human Pappiloma Virus which is a group of Viruses that are responsible to cause Cancer of Cevix in women and Cancer of Anus and mouth in both sexes.It usully transmitted by Sexual intercourse,vaginal,anal and oral sex It is preventable by HPV Vaccine ...Read more

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What is hpv?

What is hpv?

HPV: Human papillomavirus! it is a very common group of viruses, and many people carry them. There are many types, including ones that cause common warts, genital warts and cervcal cancer. ...Read more

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What is HPV?

What is HPV?

Group Of Viruses: HPV stands for Human Pappiloma Virus which is a group of Viruses that are responsible to cause Cancer of Cevix in women and Cancer of Anus and mouth in both sexes.It usully transmitted by Sexual intercourse,vaginal,anal and oral sex It is preventable by HPV Vaccine ...Read more

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What is. Hpv?

What is. Hpv?

Group Of Viruses: HPV stands for Human Pappiloma Virus which is a group of Viruses that are responsible to cause Cancer of Cevix in women and Cancer of Anus and mouth in both sexes.It usully transmitted by Sexual intercourse,vaginal,anal and oral sex It is preventable by HPV Vaccine ...Read more

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What is HPV ?

Human papillomavirus: More than 100 varieties of human papillomavirus exist. Different types of hpv infection can cause warts on different parts of your body. For example, some types of hpv infection cause plantar warts on the feet, while other varieties of hpv infection are responsible for the warts that most commonly occur on the hands or face. Some on the genital areas also. ...Read more

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