Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Prevalence in Male Adolescents 4 Years After HPV-16/18 Vaccination

Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume 216, Issue 8, 15 November 2017
https://academic.oup.com/jid/issue

MAJOR ARTICLES AND BRIEF REPORTS
VIRUSES
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Prevalence in Male Adolescents 4 Years After HPV-16/18 Vaccination
Tuomas Lehtinen; Anna Söderlund-Strand; Tiina Petäjä; Tiina Eriksson; Sakari Jokiranta
The Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 216, Issue 8, 15 November 2017, Pages 966–968, https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix415
Although the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is known to reduce HPV infection in men, this is the first report that HPV prevalence rates are also reduced among men given the bivalent HPV vaccine.