Yes, HPV is a virus that can cause certain cancers and diseases. For females, certain types of HPV can cause cervical, vaginal, vulvar, and anal cancer and genital warts. For males, certain types of HPV can cause anal cancer and genital warts.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT HPV
It’s only natural for parents to have concerns when it comes to human papillomavirus (HPV) and their children’s health. Perhaps the FAQs below can help answer your questions about the virus.
If you have more questions about HPV and how you can help protect your child against certain HPV-related cancers and diseases, be sure to talk to your child’s doctor or health care professional.