Choosing a Screening Method for Cervical Cancer: Pap Alone or with HPV Test

Karen Smith-McCune, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of California, San Francisco, writes: “The updated guidelines leave physicians and other clinicians

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Skin tumor vaccine shows promise in wild mice, rising hope for transplant patients

Main Points: Papillomaviruses (linked to cervical cancer when they infect the mucosal tissue in the female reproductive tract) can also

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Fewer Doses of HPV Vaccine Still Results in Reduced Risk of STD

Main Points: Chicago – Although maximum reduction in the risk of genital warts (condylomata) was seen after 3 doses of

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Improved early detection of the virus responsible for cervical cancer

Researchers have reported that the virus responsible for many of the cases of cervical cancer are most prevalent in women

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Virus can be a cause of oral and throat cancer

In a recent study, it has been found that oral cancer is the result of not only smoking and drinking

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