- Cervical cancer is one of the common cancers among women in Hong Kong 2
- Incidence rate of genital warts is estimated at more than 30 times of that of cervical cancer in Hong Kong10, which is even higher than that of many western countries like Canada, Germany and Spain 7
- There is no cure for HPV infection; therefore it is important for girls and boys to get HPV vaccination before HPV exposure 1
*Most HPV infection can be cleared by the body's immune system. But if the body cannot clear the virus and lead to persistent infection. It could cause the above mentioned disease.