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How much does someone chances of developing cervical cancer increase with HSV 2?
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Oncologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor (MD) replied 7 months ago
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Oncologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor (MD) replied 7 months ago

Smoking and human papillomavirus (HPV) are considered as risk factors for cervical cancer.

HSV is not considered as significant risk factor for cervix cancer.

Please see this study which involved 550,000 women;

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12370156

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