Detected HPV 31, 52, 56 types: what is it, treatment, and surveillance women
What kind of dangerous viruses, which contact the organism should be deleted for sure, next will be covered in more detail.
What does HPV infection?
The acronym HPV stands for human papilloma virus, or papillomavirus (HPV). Infection by this virus is currently very common. The infection is sexually transmitted. The main threat to health from HPV prolonged exposure of certain types of virus in the body can lead to malignancy of the tissues of those organs, where a localized agent. HPV and the herpes virus-or HIV - all different concepts and different infections. Although they all belong to the group of viruses and can be transmitted through unprotected sexual intercourse. However, symptoms, and consequences of these infections are completely different.
In case of positive result of the analysis on a virus of papilloma high-risk need colposcopy and biopsies of the cervix.
Based on the results of additional research, the doctor will conduct a compulsory consultation on further action.
Women 65 years old:
The last two tests for human papilloma viruses high-risk and recent PAP smears within normal limits can no longer be examined. Because at this age the risk of malignancy in the cervix is negligible.
How to prevent the appearance of the virus to the woman?
If you adhere to basic recommendations, then the risk of HPV infection will be reduced to zero. What kind of tips?
- Frequent change of sexual partners a woman should have to protect your body using barrier contraceptives - condoms.
- Significantly reduce the risk of HPV permanent monogamous sexualrelationship. So it makes sense to focus on one sexual partner.
- To be vaccinated with the drug Gardasil or Cervarix. The efficacy of Gardasil observed against HPV types 11, 6, 18, 16. And Cervarix helps protect against 16 and 18 of HPV.
Don't neglect these guidelines often take the necessary tests and women's health everything will be all right.