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Which virus causes cervical cancer?


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Answered 2011-02-02 04:37:05

HPV is the most common virus associated with increased risk of developing Cervical cancer.


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The HPV vaccine prevents the virus that causes most cervical cancer.

HPV (Human Papaloma Virus).

HPV is the virus that causes cervical cancer. While herpes may increase the risk of having HPV, is is not a direct cause of cervical cancer.

One cause of cervical cancer can be caused by the HPV virus. It is important to have annual pap smears to screen for abnormal cells that can lead to cervical cancer.

Viruses don't cause cancer...

HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) is known to cause cervical cancer in women

The more sexual partners you have, the higher the risk of catching papaloma virus which causes cervical cancer

A type of cancer that is linked to a virus is cervical cancer. Cervical cancer developes from an infection with a strain of human papillomavirus.

Gonorrhea does not cause cervical cancer. HPV causes cervical cancer.

Yes and No. Cervical cancer is NOT contagious. However, a virus called HPV ,which can cause cervical cancer, is contagious.

Some cervical cancer is caused by the Human Papilloma Virus, which is transmitted sexually.

There is no evidence that HPV vaccine causes cervical cancer. Because the vaccine doesn't contain live virus, it can't cause HPV disease.

Most cervical cancers are caused by the HPV virus.

Almost all cervical cancer is caused by the human papillomavirus.

No, but you can get cervical cancer from sex. The majority of cervical cancer is caused by a virus that is spread by sex. There are vaccines available to prevent the spread of this virus. Other ways to prevent cervical cancer include abstinence from vaginal sex, not having many partners, and using condoms consistently.

Bacilli is a class of bacteria that includes both beneficial and harmful bacteria. Bacteria have not been linked with cervical cancer. HPV is a virus that is known to cause genital warts and is responsible for almost all cervical cancer. There are many different strains, and you can get vaccinated (Gardasil) against four of them, including two strains that cause 70% of cervical cancer. There is no way to kill the virus once you have contracted it

Your mom's sister having cervical cancer has no relevance to you getting cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is caused by a sexually transmitted virus called HPV. This is a very common virus (infecting roughly 40% of women under 30) and can be treated and prevented from becoming cervical cancer if regular pap exams are performed.

Infection with HPV causes cervical cancer. Only the high-risk subtypes, like 16 and 18, are associated with cancer.

The number 1 cause of cervical cancer in women is infection of the HPV (genital wart) virus.

Not at all. Cervical cancer is caused from a virus called HPV, which is thought to be independent from prostate cancer

Cervical cancer is not contagious. However the virus, HPV, is sexually transmitted. There is a strong association between HPV infection and cervical cancer.

Genital herpes virus does not cause cancer in cervix, but may contribute to it.

It can be! It's due to the HPV virus. This is something that men can get and pass on to women via sexual intercourse. When a woman is infected with this virus, it leads to cervical cancer

Cervical cancer is typically caused by HPV. Studies have shown some 70% of cervical dysplasia and cervical cancer are caused by HPV.The Human Papilloma Virus can cause cervical cancer in women if it is left untreated.human paillomavirus(hpv)

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