Search Results for: Human Papilloma Virus

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)

Sexually transmitted diseases (STD), as the name suggests, refers to an illness that is acquired through sexual contact. These conditions are caused by infection with bacteria, virus or parasites. Often the presence of the infection may be asymptomatic, so it is now preferred to refer to STDs as sexually transmitted infections (STIs). STIs are incredibly […]

Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia

Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia (CIN) or cervical dysplasia is the term used to describe a pathological disease state of the uterine cervix (the lower part of the cervix extending to the vagina) caused by infection from the Human Papilloma virus (HPV). This condition has been found to precede the development of cervical cancer. Identification of CIN, […]