High-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) incidence and clearance were evaluated in 999 men (776 HIV-negative and 223 HIV-positive) aged 15-49 years who participated in male circumcision trials in Rakai, Uganda.
What does HPV stand for?
HPV stands for Human Papillomavirus
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- Human Papilloma Virus Type 6
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- Human Papilloma Virus Type 11
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- Human Parainfluenza Virus 2
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) causes cervical, head, and neck cancers (1).
The causal relation between human papillomavirus and cervical cancer.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a provisional statement recommending that pediatricians administer the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to all 11-and 12-year-old girls, to girls as young as nine if they consider it necessary and to 13-26-year-olds who have not received the full vaccine series (even if they are sexually experienced).
The Centers for Disease Control has approved a vaccine that prevents most strains of the human papillomavirus.
ATLANTA -- Herpes simplex virus-2 does not appear to be a cofactor of human papillomavirus in the development of cervical cancer, Dr.
announced on March 14 that it will undertake a clinical study of a preventive vaccine for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection starting in April.
Hepatitis B and hepatitis C viruses and some types of the human papillomavirus were also added to the list of known human carcinogens, now totaling 58 agents.