“I’m fresh outta my PAP & HPV Screening and I hope you’re making time for this as well. Nearly all cases of cervical cancer are caused by infection with sexually transmitted oncogenic, or high-risk, types of human papillomavirus, or HPV.
The Main Cause of Cervical Cancer
Through advancements in cancer research, we have learned that most cases of cervical cancer are caused by HPV. Dee encourages all individuals with a cervix to schedule a PAP + HPV co-test to detect both HPV and cervical cancer, even in the absence of symptoms.