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HPV

abbr.
human papillomavirus
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HPV

abbreviation for
(Pathology) human papilloma virus
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HPV

human papillomavirus.
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Translations

HPV

abbr human papillomavirus. V. papillomavirus.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Virginia Senkomago, Ph.D., from the CDC in Atlanta, and colleagues assessed the incidence of HPV-associated cancers caused by HPV overall and by state during 2012 to 2016 using data from the U.S.
While more than 90 percent of HPV-related cancers are preventable, HPV causes more than 40,000 cases of cancer in the U.S.
Approximately half of countries worldwide, including all members of European Union, have implemented HPV vaccination into their national vaccination programs (4).
HPV testing by polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based assays in oropharyngeal tissue has been reported,13 but the lack of a standard protocol for these assays limits their application.
The Gardasil 9 HPV vaccine protects people not only against nine strains of HPV, but also against six distinct types of cancer that can affect both men and women, including cervical, vulvar, vaginal, penile, anal, and throat cancers.
Approximately 200 HPV types have been identified and classified into high or low oncogenic risk groups.
Don't let your loved ones suffer the consequences of HPV infections.
There is no data showing the impact of HPV-related OPC and the specific HPV types associated with this pathology in Ecuador.
Dodd et al (4) reported that a higher proportion of women from developed countries have heard of HPV testing, but this did not translate to greater knowledge about HPV testing.
All women underwent HPV testing and colposcopic cervical biopsy with endocervical curettage for histopathological analysis.