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Cervical cancer and human papillomavirus

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources

Cervical cancer and human papillomavirus

hearing before the Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, March 11, 2004

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cervix uteri -- Cancer -- Etiology,
  • Papillomaviruses -- Pathogenicity

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 588 p. :
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15564860M
    ISBN 100160737435
    OCLC/WorldCa56999400

    Cervical cancer is caused by human papillomavirus infection. Most human papillomavirus infection is harmless and clears spontaneously but persistent infection with high-risk human papillomavirus (especially type 16) can cause cancer of the cervix, vulva, vagina, anus, penis, and oropharynx. The virus exclusively infects epithelium and produces new viral particles only Cited by: The discovery that human papillomaviruses (HPV) are etiologically linked with cervical cancer has led to efforts to apply this knowledge to improve cervical cancer screening and to potentially prevent cervical cancer through vaccination. Unger ER, Barr E. Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer. Emerg Infect Dis. ;10(11)

    Most cervical cancer cases are caused by the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV). This is the same virus that causes genital warts. There are about different strains of : Stephanie Watson. Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines are vaccines that prevent infection by certain types of human papillomavirus. Available vaccines protect against either two, four, or nine types of HPV. All vaccines protect against at least HPV types 16 which cause the greatest risk of cervical cancer. It is estimated that the vaccines may prevent 70% of cervical cancer, 80% of anal cancer Pregnancy category: US: B (No risk in non-human .

    Cervical cancer develops through persistent infection with high-risk human papilloma virus (hrHPV) and is a leading cause of death among women worldwide and in the United States. Periodic surveillance through hrHPV and Pap smear-based testing has remarkably reduced cervical cancer incidence worldwide and in the USA. However, considerable discordance in the occurrence and outcome of cervical Cited by: 1. To develop a comprehensive intervention policy for future management of cervical cancer in China and Mongolia, it is essential to review the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, cervical cancer incidence and mortality, status of cervical screening and issues related to prophylactic HPV by:


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Cervical cancer and human papillomavirus by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources Download PDF EPUB FB2

The relationship of cervical cancer and sexual behavior was suspected for more than years and was established by epidemiologic studies in the s. In the early s, cervical cancer cells were demonstrated to contain HPV DNA. Epidemiologic studies showing a consistent association between HPV and cervical cancer were published in the s.

Use of sensitive molecular biological methods for detecting human papillomavirus (HPV) in epidemiological studies has produced convincing evidence that this virus plays a causal role in cervical cancer. This volume reviews the traditional and molecular epidemiological evidence, and the natural history of HPV : Paperback.

This up-to-date electronic book on CD-ROM provides the best collection available anywhere of official Federal government information and documents on the subject of the cervical cancer vaccine, Gardasil, along with the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and related : U.S.

Government. Cervical cancer is by far the most common HPV-related disease. About % of cervical cancer are caused by persistent genital high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. Worldwide, cervical cancer is one of the most common cancer in women with an estimatednew cases reported in Cited by: 2.

of cervical cancer and sexual behavior was suspected for more than years and was established by epidemiologic studies in the s. In the early s, cervical cancer cells were demonstrated to contain HPV DNA. Epidemiologic studies showing a consistent association between HPV and cervical cancer were published Cervical cancer and human papillomavirus book the s.

The first vaccineFile Size: KB. Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a necessary cause of cervical cancer. Contrarily to most preinvasive cervical lesions, the majority of cancers occur in the perimenopause or early after the menopause. Nevertheless, around 15% of cervical cancers occur after 65 years : Pedro Vieira-Baptista, Mario Preti, Jacob Bornstein.

When you're exposed to genital human papillomavirus (HPV), your immune system usually prevents the virus from doing serious harm. But sometimes, the virus survives for years. Eventually, the virus can lead to the conversion of normal cells on the surface of the cervix into cancerous cells.

At first, cells may only show signs of a viral infection. Hildesheim A, Gonzalez P, Kreimer AR, et al. Impact of human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 and 18 vaccination on prevalent infections and rates of cervical lesions after excisional treatment.

American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology ; (2)ee   Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer WHO/N. Lkhagvasuren Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common viral infection of the reproductive tract.

However, a few low-risk HPV types can cause warts on or around the genitals, anus, mouth, or throat. High-risk HPVs can cause several types of cancer. There are about 14 high-risk HPV types.

Two of these, HPV16 and HPV18, are responsible for most HPV-related cancers. Cervical cancer is caused by human papillomavirus infection. Most human papillomavirus infection is harmless and clears spontaneously but persistent infection with high-risk human papillomavirus.

Certain genotypes of human papillomavirus (HPV) are the necessary cause of cervical cancer, and the etiological cause of a fraction of anogenital and head and neck carcinomas. Nowadays, 13 HPV types have been classified definitely or probably as carcinogenic and 12 types as possibly carcinogenic by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) being HPV16 the.

Human Papillomavirus Type and Disease Association Cutaneous (other types) “Common” Warts (hands/feet) Mucosal (~40 types) “High-risk” Types (16,18, others) Low-grade cervical abnormalities High grade abnormalities/ Cancer precursors Anogenital cancers “Low-risk” Types (6, 11, others) Low-grade cervical abnormalities Genital warts.

Every year, approximat women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, leading to over 4, deaths. Inthere w new cases of cervical cancer reported, with 4, women dying due to cervical cancer in the United States.

Almost all cases of cervical cancer are caused by specific strains of human papillomavirus (HPV). Human papillomavirus and cervical cancer.

Lyon: International Agency for Research on Cancer ; New York: Distributed in the USA by Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

High‐risk human papillomavirus (HR‐HPV) is the necessary cause of precancerous cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and invasive cervical cancer. 7 HR‐HPV prevalence has been found to correlate well with cervical cancer risk in corresponding populations, particularly in middle age women.

8, 9 In addition, the positive correlation Cited by: Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection of the cervix is a sexually transmitted disease and a significant risk factor for the development of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. However, only a relatively small percentage of women with the infection will develop severe CIN or invasive cervical : Vickie Mello, Renee K.

Sundstrom. you don’t get cervical cancer is get regular testing for cervical cancer. Changes in the cervix are often caused by a virus called human papillomavirus (pap-ah-LO-mah-VI-rus) or HPV.

HPV infections can lead to cervical cancer. • The Pap and HPV DNA tests look for changes in the cervix that may lead to cancer. Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer Fact sheet updated in January Comprehensive Cervical cancer prevention and control programme guidance for countries This guidance has been developed for UNFPA country offices and programme managers in the Ministry of Health who would wish to develop or update cervical cancer prevention and.

Human papillomavirus (HPV) causes almost all cases of cervical cancer, which is a common sexually transmitted infection. Estimates show that about 14 million new infections occur every : The Healthline Editorial Team. : Epidemiology of Cervical Cancer and Human Papillomavirus (Iarc Scientific Publication) () and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $ - $  Research at the population level has provided an exhaustive body of evidence on the viral etiology of cervical cancer, and on the human papillomavirus (HPV) types involved.

Most of the progress made by epidemiological studies has been based on DNA technology to characterize the presence of the human papillomavirus DNA (HPV-DNA) in cervical Cited by:   SUMMARY Of the many types of human papillomavirus (HPV), more than 30 infect the genital tract.

The association between certain oncogenic (high-risk) strains of HPV and cervical cancer is well established. Although HPV is essential to the transformation of cervical epithelial cells, it is not sufficient, and a variety of cofactors and molecular events influence whether cervical cancer Cited by: