recurrent respiratory papillomatosis


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recurrent respiratory papillomatosis

a disease of the respiratory tract caused by the human papillomavirus; characterized by rapid recurrence of papillomas after surgical removal, airway obstruction, and hoarseness to aphonia when the larynx is involved.
See also: laryngeal papillomatosis.

re·cur·rent res·pi·ra·to·ry pa·pil·lo·ma·to·sis

(rĕ-kŭr'ĕnt res'pir-ă-tōr-ē pap'i-lō'mă-tō'sis)
A disease of the respiratory tract caused by the human papillomavirus; characterized by rapid recurrence of papillomas after surgical removal, airway obstruction, and hoarseness to aphonia when the larynx is involved.
See also: laryngeal papillomatosis
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In this prospective study using data from the Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, researchers examined the incidence of juvenile-onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis from October 2011 to December 2015, set against the background of the introduction of Australia's national HPV vaccination program between 2007 and 2009 (J Infect Dis.
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But if the vaccine's benefits in reducing vulvar and vaginal cancers, genital warts, anal cancer, recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, oropharyngeal cancer, and penile cancer are also con sidered, the cost per QALY when vaccinating males drops to $24,400442,700.
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The compound is also used as an adjuvant therapy for recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, a disease of the head and neck caused by human papillomavirus (usually types 6 and 11) that causes growths in the airway that can lead to death.
However, the quadrivalent vaccine (Gardasil), offers additional protection against HPV types 6 and 11, which cause over 90% of genital warts, 30% of minor cervical abnormalities, and almost all cases of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (warts on the vocal cords).

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