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What is hpv?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: HPV

Human papilloma virus.
The cause of genital warts and the cause for cervical cancer.

In brief: HPV

Human papilloma virus.
The cause of genital warts and the cause for cervical cancer.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: 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

In brief: 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
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine

In brief: HPV

Over 120 different types of hpv.
Different types infect different parts of body. Most are harmless, easily treatable and not precancerous. Some produce warts that are easily seen and others growths that are nearly invisible. Types 16 and 18 account for vast majority of cervical cancers. Type 16 has been linked to oral cancer. Contact spreads the virus.Sexual contact spreads types 16, 18 and others.

In brief: HPV

Over 120 different types of hpv.
Different types infect different parts of body. Most are harmless, easily treatable and not precancerous. Some produce warts that are easily seen and others growths that are nearly invisible. Types 16 and 18 account for vast majority of cervical cancers. Type 16 has been linked to oral cancer. Contact spreads the virus.Sexual contact spreads types 16, 18 and others.
Dr. Vance Harris
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