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Is cancer vaccine available for avoiding cancer if available where should we get what is the vaccine name for preventing cancer
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Dr. Shubham Jain
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Vaccines available against particular cancers only. Cervical and hepatocellular.
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Dr. Sandeep Nayak
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Cervical cancer vaccine is only for women. But, men can take hepatitis B vaccine to prevent liver cancer. Please see video on how to prevent cancer on YouTube
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Dr. Jagadesan Pandjatcharam
Radiation Oncologist 7 yrs exp Puducherry
Cancer vaccines are useful for some cancers like "Cervical cancer", "Liver cancer". Other common cancers like breast, mouth/throat, we do not yet have useful vaccines.
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