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Cervical cancer

Cervical cancer is mostly caused by the human papillomavirus, or HPV. An HPV vaccine may reduce the risk of cervical cancer. Symptoms include painful sex, vaginal bleeding, and discharge.

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Vaccination reducing HPV numbers

The HPV vaccination programme for girls in the UK is showing signs of success in reducing cases of HPV, according to new statistics.

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What is cervical cancer?

Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that develops in a woman's cervix - the entrance to the womb from the vagina.

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