HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND CERVICAL CANCER: INDIAN SCENARIO

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NEHA GAUTAM
SHRIYA GANJU
SUNITE A. GANJU

Abstract

The association between human papilloma virus and cervical cancer has been clearly established and is a vaccine preventable disease. Cervical cancer, in India is the second most common cancer in women aged 15-44 years and accounts for 67,477 deaths annually. The article provides a comprehensive review of cervical cancer in India and recommendations for a vaccination strategy.

Keywords:
Cervical cancer, HPV, vaccine, India

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GAUTAM, N., GANJU, S., & GANJU, S. (2017). HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND CERVICAL CANCER: INDIAN SCENARIO. Journal of International Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 11(1), 10-20. Retrieved from https://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JIRMEPS/article/view/3336
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Review Article