The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is a common sexually transmitted infection. HPV infections are so common that nearly all men and women will get at least one type of HPV at some point in their lives . Nearly 80 million Americans are currently infected with some type of HPV. About 14 million Americans, including teens, become infected each year .
 New York State Cancer Registry (2015). HPV-related cancer and vaccination rates. Retrieved from https://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/cancer/docs/hpv_related_cancers_and_vaccination_rates.pdf
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