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Does Gardasil Work If Already Have Hpv

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Gardasil (HPV) vaccine for those already with HPV (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL) VACCINE (HPV)

I'm a 43 year old man with HPV already, awaiting biopsy results to see if I have anal cancer as we speak. Is it a waist of time and resources to get the Gardasil (HPV) vaccine at this time, or will it help down the road whether I have anal...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Gardasil is a preventative, not a therapeutic vaccine. Consequently if you already have the HPV strains contained within the vaccine, getting inoculated will not provide any help. I'll reprint some information about Gardasil from the... Read more »

VACCINE (HPV) (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL)

I am man, 43 y.o. and HIV+.May I take the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine?... Read more »
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Does the HPV Vaccine Work for HIV-Positive Women?

Gardasil, the most common vaccine against the human papillomavirus (HPV), is effective in HIV-positive women, according to a new study published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases . The vaccine even worked well in women with low CD4... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: Duke Students Can Receive HPV Vaccine

Duke University's Student Health Center has begun administering Gardasil, the vaccine that protects against the four strains of the STD human papillomavirus that cause 70 percent of cervical cancer cases and 90 percent of genital warts. The three... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: Human Papillomavirus

Introduction What is HPV? HPV Screening and Treatment HPV in Women With HIV HPV Vaccines Vaccine Fears and Hopes Selected Sources Introduction A majority of sexually active adults carry the human papillomavirus (HPV), but until recently,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Despite Approval, Evident Roadblocks to HPV Vaccine for Males Continue

Although Merck & Co.'s Gardasil human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine received U.S. regulatory approval recently for use in males ages 9-26 to prevent genital warts, males still face barriers to receiving the shots. Gay and bisexual men are 17... Read more »
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HPV POST SURGERY

Posted by HealingPower, 1 Reply
Okay, so I had my surgery last Wednesday(thank the Lord for Anesthesia) May 31. I took Thurs/Fri off, and glad I did they gave me Hydrocodone/Apap and sent me on my way. Since then I have only been eating soup and crackers with an occasional ham... Read more »

HPV

Posted by Anonymous
what is hpv inflection, how common and is it a serious disease?

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Oral HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What are symptoms of Oral HPV? Dothey hurt/ How long to they last? Read more »

relationship hpv & hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What is different between hpv and hiv. What is their relationship? Read more »