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  • Posted: 06/02/2006
  • Reviewed: 09/01/2006

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Common Infection

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Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted virus in the United States. At least 70 percent of sexually active persons will be infected with genital HPV at some time in their lives. HPV infects both men and women.

Common Infection