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What should I know about human papillomaviruses (hpv)?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Human papiloma virus

The hpv are a group of more than 100 viruses, some of which cause problems in humans.
Two strains are known to cause genital warts and 2 strains are associated with cervical, anal& penile cancer. It is spread through skin to skin contact with surfaces shedding the virus. It can be acquired & lay dormant for years before surfacing to cause problems & spread to others.

In brief: Human papiloma virus

The hpv are a group of more than 100 viruses, some of which cause problems in humans.
Two strains are known to cause genital warts and 2 strains are associated with cervical, anal& penile cancer. It is spread through skin to skin contact with surfaces shedding the virus. It can be acquired & lay dormant for years before surfacing to cause problems & spread to others.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Sarab Alfata
Family Medicine

In brief: HPV

Sexually transmitted, the number one cause for cervical cancer, no antivirus is available for treatment, the best treatment is prevention.

In brief: HPV

Sexually transmitted, the number one cause for cervical cancer, no antivirus is available for treatment, the best treatment is prevention.
Dr. Sarab Alfata
Dr. Sarab Alfata
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