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Human papillomavirus (HPV)

Have you heard of human papillomavirus (HPV)? If you're wondering what HPV is and how it affects us, we are here to help.

What is HPV? >

Find out what HPV is, including the different types of HPV.

How do people get HPV? >

Learn how HPV is passed on and how you can reduce your risk.

Is there a test for HPV?

Read about different types of HPV tests and when they are done.

HPV and genital warts >

Find out how HPV can cause genital warts, how genital warts are treated, and where to get support.

HPV and cervical cancer >

Learn the link between some types of HPV and most cervical cancers.

HPV and others cancers >

Find out which other cancers HPV is linked to.


Do you have a question about HPV? See if we've answered it!

Date last updated: 
17 Aug 2018
Date due for review: 
17 Aug 2020

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