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Old 09-13-2008, 02:30 PM   #1
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I need to know how someone would get HPV. Is it only an STD?

 
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Re: Hpv

HPV is transmitted by skin to skin contact. There are 20+ of the 100+ strains of HPV that effect the genitals. So those are STDs, but some of those are very common. Something like 80% of women who had been sexually active at some point in their life had been exposed to HPV at some point.

 
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