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Human papillomavirus infectious disease (DOID:11166)
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Synonyms: 'HPV'
Alt IDs: DOID:4146, MESH:D030361
Definition: A viral infectious disease that has_material_basis_in human papillomaviruses, which establish productive infections only in the stratified epithelium of the skin or mucous membranes. These viruses cause warts and sometimes tumors. They are transmitted_by sexual contact.

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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