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Can Warts Cause Hiv

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Anal warts in HIV

Hi Doctors. I'm recently infected then diagnosed with HIV (less than 4 months as of Nov 20/10). All my initial numbers are perfectly normal with CD4 437 at 26%, and my VL is 927 copies. I had a history of anal wart but had a cautery done to treat it...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...Thanks for your questiion, it is a timely one.There is a virus called Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) that can cause anal warts. HPV has many different types (or strains), some cause wrats but some can cause cancer. Usually the ones that cause... Read more »

Hiv and Gential Warts

I've started noticing that i had anal warts appearing about a year ago. I've also had them treated... Read more »

HIV ANAL WART (Human Papillomavirus (HPV))

HIi have just been told by my doc i have an anal wart, im realley scared about HIV and i always use... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Wart Virus May Raise Men's Risk of HIV

...oncogenic types HPV-16 and HPV-18. The quadrivalent vaccine can also prevent low-risk HPV-6 and HPV-11, which cause genital warts. "[Hazard ratio] estimates from our analysis suggest that prophylactic vaccines that provide protection against the... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Oral Warts in HIV-Infected Individuals

...simplex infections, oral hairy leukoplakia, varicella-zoster infections, cytomegalovirus infections and oral warts. While the development of new antiretroviral therapies for the management of HIV infection,... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...menstruating altogether. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an STD that causes 99% of cervical cancer andcan also cause genital warts. HIV+ women are more likely to be infected withHPV than HIV-negative women. HIV+ women, especially women with... Read more »
The Well Project

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS

...not cancer, but if leftuntreated, it can develop into cancer. Cervical cancer can be life threatening. It is one of the few AIDS-definingconditions specific to women. Fortunately, it can be prevented through earlydiagnosis and treatment. ... Read more »
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help....Hiv and genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...name is john, 25 and need some help,,, i found out i had hiv about 7 months ago and at the same time was told i had genital warts, which at the time did not know what was the hardest to deal with in a funny kind of way, i know the hiv will kill... Read more »

Must read for all you HIV worry warts

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...with her twice. I also slept with three others during that period all unprotected. Then shortly after I began to worry about HIV. This fear consumed me for years I drank and drank started smoking again, became very irresponsible finacially to... Read more »

genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...i was told that you can have hpv genital warts for years and never have outbreaks. and years later break out and that it doesn't mean your boyfriend has cheated. is this true? Read more »

TO ALL THE WORRY WARTS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...TO ALL THE WORRY WARTS: I'm a worry wart myself. I'm real glad that I found this site because you guys gave me the guts to finally go get tested. Read more »