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Can gardasil or cervarix give you a false positive HPV test ?

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Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Family Medicine
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In brief: No

Gardasil is a vaccine.
There are many subtypes of hpv which Gardasil does not cover. So yes you can still have an hpv test that can be positive. Please note also that Gardasil is a 3 part series vaccine to be truly effective.

In brief: No

Gardasil is a vaccine.
There are many subtypes of hpv which Gardasil does not cover. So yes you can still have an hpv test that can be positive. Please note also that Gardasil is a 3 part series vaccine to be truly effective.
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