Although vaccination may reduce the chances of contracting HPV, it does not prevent all types of HPV, nor does it protect you if the virus was pre-existing before vaccination. Professional guidelines recommend regular screening no matter if you are vaccinated or not.

Getting tested for high-risk HPV is the only way to know if you have the virus.

  • Tell your friends about HPV 16 and 18 and the importance of testing. Early detection can help save you from cervical cancer!

    Act now!

Together, HPV 16 and 18 contribute about 70% of all cervical cancer cases.

Know the statistics

Why do I need a test for HPV 16 and 18 if I have already had a Pap smear?

Getting tested