STDs and Cancer
Sexually transmitted disease increases the risk of being affected by cancer. Among the STDs which lead to cancer, human papillomavirus infection is found to cause cervical cancer in women and penile cancer in men. It is also responsible for the development of oropharyngeal cancer in both sexes. Untreated STDs has a higher risk for leading to development of cancer. The progression of cancer in people affected by STD must be analyzed to understand the causative agents of the cancer.
- Track 1-1 Oropharyngeal Cancer
- Track 2-2 Cervical Cancer
- Track 3-3 Penile Cancer
- Track 4-4 Prostate Cancer