Small trial suggests the scans might help, but experts aren't so sure
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The sooner, the better, researchers found
Protection may go beyond cervical infection
Experimental vaccine and cancer drug each slow disease progression, researchers find
Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64
Researchers call the findings 'reassuring,' but FDA warnings remain for older women
Overall increase is small, though, adding 1 cancer per 1,000 women treated
Researchers note that CDC recommends vaccination at age 11 or 12
Excess weight likely a big factor, but other conditions also appear to matter
Two groups call it an effective alternative to the Pap test, but another group disagrees
Researchers say findings provide more evidence supporting safety of the cervical cancer inoculation
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