Hpv vaccine and teens
HPV Vaccine for Preteens and Teens
Most pediatricians recommend routine vaccination against HPV for girls, and to a lesser extent, for boys (the CDC made a" permissive" recommendation regarding boys and the HPV vaccine. It can be given to them between 9 and 26 years old, but it need not be routine, partly because of the vaccine's high cost).
HPV vaccine: Who needs it, how it works - Mayo Clinic
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Preteens and teens need 2 doses of the HPV vaccine as part of their routine vaccine schedule. They get the second dose about 6 to 12 months after the first dose. Preteens usually get the HPV vaccine at age 11 or 12, though vaccination can start as