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Half of adolescents remain unprotected against virus that causes anal, cervical and oral cancer.
Having both chlamydia and high-risk HPV16 dramatically increases the risk of anal precancer.
Widespread vaccination could potentially eliminate cervical, anal, oral and other HPV-related cancers.
People living with HIV are also facing cancer as they age.
The CDC analyzed data from before and after the introduction of the Gardasil vaccine for human papillomavirus.
They also have a higher rate of death from cancer after receiving a diagnosis.
Survey shows few at-risk gay and bi men had received the vaccine, which can prevent anal and other cancers.
However, successful treatment of HIV, including having a high CD4 count, may buffer against such a risk.
HIV, anti-vaxxers, dengue fever and weak primary health care make the World Health Organization’s list of priorities.
Can photodynamic therapy eliminate the virus that causes cervical, anal and oral cancer?
Researchers looked both at the first and second time people with HIV have been diagnosed with cancer.
In particular, women have a higher risk of cervical cancer and men have a higher risk of anal cancer.
Human papillomavirus vaccine can prevent cervical, anal and oral cancers.
Declining rates are expected for Kaposi sarcoma, non–Hodgkin lymphoma, cervical and lung cancer and Hodgkin lymphoma, among others.
Aside from taking antiretrovirals, quitting smoking is the number one way people with HIV can lower their risk of illness and death.
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