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Can You Use Plantar Wart Freeze On Genital Warts

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Dear Judith Feinberg,M.D.I am hiv+ & have really bad plantar warts on both feet. My doctor has tried freezing, acid treatments & electro-cauterie, but nothing seems to work. She is suggesting that I pursue laser surgery. Would you concur? Any ideas?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...I have also seen aggressive plantar warts (as well as genital warts) in HIV+s, including patients whose viral load is not detectable and whose T cells have improved. I don't know enough about Read more »

Plantar Warts

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Wart Virus May Raise Men's Risk of HIV

...attributable to 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... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Genital Wart Infections Plunge Following Vaccine Rollout

... Cases of genital warts at a large Australian health clinic have plunged in the 12 months since the introduction of the Gardasil vaccine. The three-shot Read more »
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Tongue and Tonsil Cancers May Be Linked to Early Sexual Habits, Research Suggests

...However, HIV-positive people are at higher risk for developing more stubborn symptoms than HIV-negative people -- including genital warts and a condition called dysplasia, which can potentially lead to cancer. Health care providers and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study: HPV Vaccine Prevents Genital Warts in Males

... The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil effectively prevents genital warts in males, according to a study to be presented today at the European Research Organization on Genital Infection and Neoplasia Read more »
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...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 »

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...Okay well me and my boyfriend both know we have genital warts, and we are going to the clinic friday to get tested for other things and to get treated. But for the most part i am nervous 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 »