Should I vaccinate my child for HPV?

Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng answers your sexual health questions

8/19/2019

HPV infections can cause cancers of the cervix, vagina and vulva in women; the penis in men; and the anus and back of the throat, including the base of the tongue and tonsils in both men and women.

Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng answers your sexual health questions

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