HPV May Be Linked to Heart Attack, Stroke in Women - By Denise Mann

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Mon, 2011-10-24 10:33

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October 24, 2011

HPV May Be Linked to Heart Attack, Stroke in Women - By Denise Mann

It's known that several types of human papillomavirus (HPV) cause most cases of cervical cancer. Now new research suggests that some of these same types of HPV may also increase a woman's likelihood of having a heart attack and/or stroke -- even without any other risk factors. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

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