human papillomavirus


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human pap·il·lo·ma·vi·rus

 (păp′ə-lō′mə-vī′rəs)
n. Abbr. HPV
Any of various genera of papillomaviruses that cause cutaneous and genital warts in humans, with some strains associated with cervical, anogenital, or laryngeal carcinomas.

hu′man papillo′mavirus


n.
the virus that causes genital warts.
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on behalf of the authors of ICO Monograph Comprehensive Control of HPV Infections and Related Diseases Vaccine Volume 30 Supplement 5, 2012; Comprehensive control of human papillomavirus infections and related diseases.
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