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Can The Human Papillomavirus Cause Cancer

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HPV/Anal Cancer (HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS) (HPV)

I've previously had anal HPV over 20 years ago due to one sexual encounter. None since that time and HIV-. I'm concerned now about cancer. I've had no symptoms that I know of and did have laser therapy at that time over 20 years ago. I want to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...They should be treated as soon as they are found to reduce the chances of the problem spreading or returning. The Bottom Line Human papilloma viruses (HPV) are fairly common. Different types of HPV cause warts or abnormal cell growth (dysplasia)... Read more »

hpv infection (HPV, HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND HIV/AIDS, 2010)

hello Dr. Frascino, I know that HIV is more your area of expertise but I was wondering if you knew... Read more »

re:hpv (HPV) (Human papillomavirus )

I have been diagnoses with high risk hpv. I am very alarmed about this. I have read the causes... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...should be treated as soon as they are found to reduce the chances of the problem spreading or returning. The Bottom Line Human papilloma viruses (HPV) are fairly common. Different types of HPV cause warts or abnormal cell growth (dysplasia)... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of Cytology (Pap Tests) and Human Papillomavirus Testing in Anal Cancer Screening

... In the current study, investigators assessed anal oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) and anal cytology as screening tests for detecting high-grade intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN 2+), since this is an immediate Read more »
The Well Project

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS

...is More Common and Can Be More Serious for HIV+ People Prevention of HPV Taking Care of Yourself What Is HPV? Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the name of a large group of viruses. Certaintypes of HPV cause warts on the hands or feet.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus Detection Is Not Yet Predictive of Cervical Cancer

...study, researchers at the University of Nijmegen Medical Center in the Netherlands examined the relationship between genital human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer. "Cervical cancer is a major cause of death, and the second most frequent... Read more »
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do genital warts cause cancer in men

Posted by team1, 1 Reply
...they do cause cervical cancer in women among other things. but its been stated that the warts are harmless to men? is that true? Read more »

Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV

Posted by MOCHA
...recognized more than 25 years ago, it is actually not very good at infecting humans, relatively speaking. For example, the human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer, is nearly 100 percent infectious, Laurence noted. That means... Read more »

Infection in the vulvar tube ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have been checked for some STD with blood analysis, a viral cultive, and a pap ( they didnt checked me for HPV , because they told me that I didnt have any lession ). Well, although my boyfriend has been checked too and he seems to be negative Read more »

HPV CMV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When do these show up in HIV infection Read more »