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HPV vaccine lowers cases of genital warts in girls, study finds

Girls who receive the human papilloma virus vaccine before age 14 are less likely to develop genital warts compared with girls who received the vaccine at an older age, according to a Swedish study.

Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden looked at data of 124,000 females between ages 10 and 44 who got the HPV vaccine between 2006 and 2010.

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