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First licensed for use in 2006, the vaccine for HPV has met more resistance from parents of pediatric patients than any other recommended vaccine except the MMR vaccine, report providers from the network. A 2010 survey of parents of more than 4,000 girls ages 13 to 17 showed that 31 percent of parents delayed or refused the HPV vaccine.
The 2017 data from athenaNet indicates that acceptance of the HPV vaccine may be, at last, on the rise.
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