PREVENTION OF VPH

Avoid the cervical cancer ! ! !

What is VPH?

The human papillomavirus is a family of viruses that can affect the genital-anal area of people and cause cervical cancer.
There are about 40 different types can be divided into two groups:
1) VPH termed "low oncogenic risk."
2) VPH termed "high oncogenic risk".

This virus does not have a cure!

Symptoms

Most of the time VPH infection no obvious symptoms, and the immune system is responsible for heal spontaneously without the person infected remember.

In general, low oncogenic risk VPH cause warts on the genitals or anus: lump or bulge that can be of various sizes and usually take the form of "cauliflower".
The warts can be treated, but may reappear if the immune system of the person has not completely eliminated the VPH. The types of HPV that cause warts do not cause cáncer.
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PREVENTION

A person can reduce the chance of contracting HPV, and diseases caused by this virus, through:
• Vaccines.
• Condom use.
• Medical checks.
• Limit the number of sexual partners. However, until people in his life have had only

one sexual partner they can contract HPV. And it may not be possible to determine

whether a partner who has been sexually active in the past is infected today.
• Do not share baths, underwear or pads.

With the application of the HPV vaccine and regular gynecological examination can reduce the risk of cancer by 70%.

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Human Papillomavirus (HPV)