HPV and Cervical Cancer

Leaver, Dennis; Labonte, Geri
March 2010
Radiation Therapist;Spring2010, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p27
Academic Journal
Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) are estimated to cause a half million cases of cervical cancer worldwide each year. This article reviews the connection between HPVs and cervical cancer, discusses the HPV vaccine and provides an overview of cervical cancer symptoms, staging and treatment. Case studies also are presented.


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