Cervical cancer and genital wart vaccines

Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancer in women.  Screening for cervical cancer is very simple; this is done via a Pap Smear.

This test is recommended for all ladies who are sexually active and should be done on a regular basis until they reach 69 years old.

 

There are 2 vaccines in the market currently:

a) Gardasil (protects against serotype 16, 18,  31 and 33)

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– Protects against cervical cancer and anal/genital warts

– 3 doses given at interval of 0 month, 2 month and 6 month

– can be taken by men to prevent against anal/genital warts

– can be given from age 9 and above

 

b) Cervarix (protects against serotype 16 and 18)

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– Protects against cervical cancer

– 3 doses given at interval of 0 month, 1 month and 6 month

– can be given from age 9 and above

 

Make an appointment for a Pap Smear now!  If you have not had the cervical cancer vaccine, protect yourself against Cervical Cancer.

 

Do make an appointment with Phoenix Medical Group in either of these branches:

 

Seletar

1 Seletar Road #02-11

Greenwich V S807011

Tel: 6555-3512

 

Hillview

4 Hillview Rise #02-20

Hill V2 S667979

Tel: 6710-7157

 

Paya Lebar

60 Paya Lebar Road #02-09

Paya Lebar Square S409051

Tel: 6702-2940

 

OR email us at pmgmenshealth@phoenixmedical.sg

 

For more information, do visit www.phoenixmedical.sg

 

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