STD Facts: Genital Warts/Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

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Abstract:

This one-page handout educates people about genital warts caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). The document outlines signs and symptoms of HPV, how it is transmitted, and explains complications if left untreated, including increased risk of cervical cancer and other cancers. It discusses prevention, including vaccination options, use of latex condom and barrier, and other practices. It advises getting an exam and seeking treatment from a medical provider. State of Minnesota and federal contact information is provided.

Author(s):
Minnesota Department of Health
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
9/1/2011
Record Last Updated:
4/28/2017

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