Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable types of cancer. A test for HPV screens for early signs of infection when treatment options are most effective. Early vaccination, along with regular screening, is the best way to prevent cervical cancer.
Review Date: July 14, 2014
Gynecologic Cancer Foundation
This document offers general information about the human papilloma virus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine.
Review Date: October 30, 2014
American Cancer Society
How do I know if I have an HPV infection? How do I protect myself from HPV? Should I get the HPV vaccine? Find the answers here.
Review Date: April 01, 2015
Office on Women's Health
Learn the causes, risk factors, prevention, treatments, and health complications of genital warts. If you need to see a doctor about them, read the information to help you get ready for your appointment.
Review Date: November 26, 2014
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) chapters have been established so that no woman, family member or friend should feel alone while battling cervical cancer and HPV. Locate a NCCC chapter in your area.
Review Date: August 28, 2015
National Cervical Cancer Coalition