Cervical cancer: how the NHS at-home HPV testing trial is being rolled out
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Cervical cancer: how the NHS at-home HPV testing trial is being rolled out

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

Essential facts

There are about 3,200 new cervical cancer cases in the UK every year, the equivalent of more than eight every day, according to Cancer Research UK (CRUK). The human papillomavirus (HPV), which most sexually active people will come into contact with in their lifetime, is a major cause of the main types of cervical cancer.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 20, 3, 12-12. doi: 10.7748/cnp.20.3.12.s9

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