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Is The Hpv Vaccine Effective After U Have Gotten One Type Of The Virus
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
Can i get HPV from HPV vaccine? Is it possible for the HPV vaccine shot to give me the HPV virus?
I turn 27 years old tomorrow. I contacted the HPV virus two years ago and was treated. Should I go get the HPV vaccine or is it too late?
Gardasil indications: Merck, the vaccine manufacturer, recommends vaccination for people age 9-26 for prevention of some of the strains of HPV that cause genital warts and certain cancers. It will not treat the infection if it has already been transmitted, but may offer protection from getting infected with other strains.
No and No: The 2 brands of hpv vaccine do not have live viruses in them. They cannot infect anyone. They do protect against hpv infections that are caused by several dangerous strains of hpv.
If someone has a strain of HPV, or has had the HPV vaccine can this make them less likely to contract HSV2 or would the virus effect them the same?
If I have a high risk of cancer since it runs in my family should I get the HPV vaccine or is that just for the STD virus?
Get vaccinated: Even with your family history, you're probably not at increased risk of HPV-related cancers. But all people should get the vaccine that prevents 4 of the genital HPV types, especially at your age, regardless of apparent risk. The frequency of genital HPV and HPV-related cancers is the same in people with very few and very many sex partners. Why take any risk when it's so easily prevented?See 1 more doctor answer
Could u pls tell me the most effective&extensive HPV vaccine that is soon 2 b/currently available? It should protect from as many types/strains as pos
How and where do I take HPV vaccine in the u.S.? Do I need a prescription? Are there different types of vaccine?
From doctor: Your doctor can vaccinate against human papillomavirus. There have been various vaccines. Your doctor will have the latest approved version to administer.
After the 3rd shot: Some protection begins about two weeks after the first dose but full protection or effectiveness is achieved after the third dose.As you need series of three shots.
Yes!: Well, is the measles shot better to get before you get measles? Of course! that is how vaccines work! they prevent infection, not treat infections you already have. The problem is, that about 40% of women will acquire hpv withint two years of sexual activity debut! get the shot for your kids before they are old enough to think about sex, not when you think they need it. By then, it may late!See 3 more doctor answers
Yes indeed: There are around 10 common STD bacteria and viruses, plus about 20 less common. HPV is only one type of STD, and the two available HPV vaccines cover only 2 or 4 of over 100 HPV types. After an HPV vaccine, a person can still be infected with all the other STDs, like gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, syphilis, herpes, and HIV (the AIDS virus). FYI, there is no different meaning between STD and STI.See 1 more doctor answer
HPV VaccineDoesNotCa: HPV Vaccine does not cause any kind of cancer vaginal or otherwise and Virgins teenagers or others. It seems from your question that you have been misinformed about HPV Vaccine HPV VACCINE DOES NOT CAUSE HPV OR ANY KIND OF CANCER ANYWHERE IN BODY IN ANYBODY WHO RECEIVED THE VACCINESee 1 more doctor answer
Is it true that the HPV vaccine is barely effective and that the chances of preventing you from getting cancer are low? Is there any study that proves that?
Absolutely not true!: Studies show that when HPV vaccine is given to women who have never been exposed to the HPV virus, they were nearly completely protected against the HPV Genotypes 16 and 18 which are responsible for 80% of cervical cancers worldwide. The protection lasted up to 8.5 years. **Gardasil also protects against genital/anal warts and protects against cancers of the vagina,vulva,throat,tongue and anus.See 4 more doctor answers
My boyfriend is freckly everywhere and he found new ones on his penis, i've had the HPV vaccine, what could it be? We always use condoms.
Freckles: Freckles are not disease.Get a more detailed answer ›
You think about it: The newer 9 strain HPV vaccine helps avoid infection with 2 wart strains and 7 known to be associated with cervical and other cancers.These are passed sexually, often by persons with no symptoms or knowledge that they are infected. Once infected, they can hang around in your system for decades before cancer may develop.This is one way to try to avoid a form of cancer, and associated treatments.See 2 more doctor answers
Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more