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What HPV vaccine is recommended as a routine vaccination?

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Gardasil is recommended as a routine vaccination for males and females 9-26 years old. Gardasil 9 's approval has been expanded to include men and women up to age 45..

From: HPV Vaccines WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: News release. FDA. Diane Harper, MD, MPH, professor of community and family medicine and obstetrics and gynecology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, N.H. Joseph Bocchini, MD, chairman, committee on infectious diseases, American Academy of Pediatrics; chief of pediatric infectious diseases, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, La. American Cancer Society: "Frequently Asked Questions About Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccines." FDA: "HPV (human papillomovirus)." American Social Health Association: "HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Fast Facts," and "HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Background Information." American Cancer Society: "Frequently Asked Questions About Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccines." WebMD Health News: WebMD Feature: Liad Diamond, GlaxoSmithKline spokesperson. FDA: "FDA approves Gardasil 9 for prevention of certain cancers caused by five additional types of HPV." "Cervical Cancer Vaccine Benefit Lasts.""HPV, Cervical Cancer Vaccine: 15 Facts."

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on September 17, 2018

SOURCES: News release. FDA. Diane Harper, MD, MPH, professor of community and family medicine and obstetrics and gynecology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, N.H. Joseph Bocchini, MD, chairman, committee on infectious diseases, American Academy of Pediatrics; chief of pediatric infectious diseases, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, La. American Cancer Society: "Frequently Asked Questions About Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccines." FDA: "HPV (human papillomovirus)." American Social Health Association: "HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Fast Facts," and "HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Background Information." American Cancer Society: "Frequently Asked Questions About Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccines." WebMD Health News: WebMD Feature: Liad Diamond, GlaxoSmithKline spokesperson. FDA: "FDA approves Gardasil 9 for prevention of certain cancers caused by five additional types of HPV." "Cervical Cancer Vaccine Benefit Lasts.""HPV, Cervical Cancer Vaccine: 15 Facts."

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on September 17, 2018

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