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Uterine cervix cancer vaccination business

Last update date April 1, 2019

Based on advice (the outside site) of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, we are not recommending inoculation of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine positively now.
※It stops information for inoculation for seventh grader based on advice of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

When verge and inoculation that inoculation is examined are hoped for, please read the following brochures by all means.
※Brochure publishing is thing as of February, 2018. As for the latest edition, please see Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP (the outside site).

Uterine cervix cancer leaflet
To where inoculation is examinedTo where inoculation is hoped forToward the healthcare worker

To where inoculation is hoped for


To where inoculation is hoped for


Toward the healthcare worker


・Leaflet: To "person examined by inoculation" (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP) (the outside site)

・Leaflet: To "where inoculation is hoped" for (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP) (the outside site)
・When inoculation eligible people receive inoculation, the effectiveness and risk
Please read "(June, 2013 version) (PDF: 1,378KB) to all of the uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine receiving inoculation" by all means to have it be understood.

・Leaflet: Toward "the healthcare worker" (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP) (the outside site)
・To "healthcare worker" reference materials (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP) (the outside site)

※When symptoms such as sustained pains occur after the inoculation of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine,
Please consult with healthy safe section (Phone: 045-671-4190).

With uterine cervix cancer

Uterine cervix cancer is cancer which there is at entrance (neck) of the uterus, and most are found to develop for infection of human papillomavirus (HPV).
When most of the women are infected once in a life, there is report. Even if is infected, most are removed naturally, but pass more than 5-10 years; for the onset of some cancers
It may be connected. In addition, the onset age is in the third and fourth decades of life, too, and it becomes a lot. (the source: the public welfare science council Vaccinations sectional meeting information)

Eligible people of periodical inoculation

The sixth grader ... tenth grader equivalency
(girl born in from April 2, 2003 to April 1, 2008)

Type of vaccine

Uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine has "server RIX" and two kinds of "girder sill".
Both vaccine is effective in preventing uterine cervix cancer.
In addition, please be careful as you cannot change type of vaccine after inoculation start.

Server RIX (2 values)
Effect: Among human papillomaviruses occupying 60-70% of cause to cause uterine cervix cancer,
We prevent infection of 16 type and 18 type.
Inoculation interval: Count from initial vaccinations day, and about one month later and six months later booster shot (three times in total)

Girder sill (4 values)
Effect: Among human papillomaviruses occupying 60-70% of cause to cause uterine cervix cancer,
We prevent infection of 16 type and 18 type.
In addition, among human papillomaviruses accounting for 90% of causes of acuminata konjiroma,
We prevent infection of 6 type, 11 type.
Inoculation interval: Count from initial vaccinations day, and about two months later and six months later booster shot (three times in total)

※Uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine in all HPV (human papillomavirus) causing uterine cervix cancer
We do not cope. (we cannot prevent 100% of onset of uterine cervix cancer by vaccination).

Therefore, it is important that after 20 years old receives cancer screening regularly.

How to receive inoculations and attention in inoculation

To receive inoculation free; pre-; examine, and distribute vote in Health and Welfare Center of ward or Cooperating Medical Institutions.
Address, full name, the date of birth such as mother and child health handbooks of person who receives inoculation when we receive distribution
Take documents which you can confirm.
To girl in the first year of junior high school to recommend inoculation to with information for inoculation pre-; examined, and was going to send vote individually,
As active encouragement was refrained from by notice of country, it stops individual sending.

As for the routine immunization, protector companion is principle.
When protector cannot accompany out of necessity, "(June, 2013 version) to all of the uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine receiving inoculation" (PDF: 1,378KB)
(PDF) Protector signed after reading this, and having understood enough effect of vaccine, attention after risk and inoculation about vaccination; "pre-, examine, and bring vote" and "inoculation written consent" to Cooperating Medical Institutions.

∇Requirements that we can inoculate without companion of protector
(1)Person receiving inoculation being 13 years or older
(2)Protector understanding inoculation enough, and meeting the following items
・Protector chooses vaccine, pre-; examine, and write down choice column (2 values or 4 values) of vote top right corner in ○.
・We examine, and protector makes a pre-reply in question item of vote.
・Pre-; examine, and sign protector signature column of vote and written consent.
Uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine Vaccinations written consent (PDF: 86KB)

Attention after vaccination

Part which we injected swells up and, after the vaccination, may ache. Vice-reaction including faint appearing after the inoculation again
In the case of movement after observing in Cooperating Medical Institutions after the inoculation for around 30 minutes, and resting quietly in bed as there is, and inoculating,
Please attend for protectors having arm.
Let's consult doctor immediately on that day when we avoid intense exercise, and there is change of abnormal reaction and physical condition in inoculation part.
About health hazard bailout with vaccination, please ask healthy safe section.

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