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HPV Test versus Pap Test in Cervical Cancer Screening: which is better?

Dr Filiberto Di Prospero

In past years it was discovered that some Human Papilloma Virus (14 HPV types identified) are responsible for cervical cancer. This evidence led for the first time in medicine to have an effective vaccine against cancer but undoubtedly led to important changes on secondary prevention and diagnostics to. Although HPV infections are extremely common in women under…