Some STDs are among those that can
increase the risk for developing certain cancers:
- HPV is the
primary cause for a number of cancers for example,cervix, anus, and penis.
hepatitis B and hepatitis C infections cause liver cancer.
- HIV patients are
liable to several cancers including Kaposi sarcoma, a cancer
targeting the lining of blood vessels.
all cervical cancers are
caused by the (HPV), the same virus responsible for genital warts.
- Link between STIs and cancer