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RSS Bot
05-27-2011, 04:10 AM
Results of a Chinese study showed that the HPV vaccine did not have significant effects on the number of disease flares or antibody measures in patients with inactive SLE receiving stable doses of medications after administration, and therefore was determined safe to use to prevent HPV in this group of patients...

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steve.b
05-27-2011, 04:19 AM
cervical cancer is a risk for sle patients.
this may help...........good to see.

Mica
11-28-2011, 01:49 PM
I already got my vaccine for that, good thing too. I didn't know sle patients were at a higher risk for HPV. Well i'm covered for it know, highly suggest the vaccine if you can get it because it doesn't hurt at all, pretty affordable, and didn't affect my lupus.