updated-human-papillomavirus-vaccination-and-testing-recommendations-from-the-american-cancer-society

Updated human papillomavirus vaccination and testing recommendations from the American Cancer Society

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common causes of sexually transmitted disease worldwide. HPV is associated with a variety of clinical conditions that can range from cutaneous warts to cervical or anal cancer. Cervical cancer is the third most common cancer in women in the United States, and may constitute up to 25% of all female cancers in developing countries.