Another massive study supports safety of the HPV vaccine

A study published in BMJ (British Medical Journal) reaffirms the overall safety to teenage girls of the HPV quadrivalent vaccine, also known as Gardasil (or Silgard in Europe). The vaccine prevents infection by human papillomavirus, a sexually transmitted disease, specifically subtypes 16 and 18, that cause not only approximately 70% of cervical cancers, but also they cause most HPV-induced anal (95% linked to HPV), vulvar (50% linked), vaginal (65% … Continue reading Another massive study supports safety of the HPV vaccine