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Diagnosed With Anal Warts

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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 »

treating anal warts

...ten yrs with no complications.Recently I have been diagnosed with anal warts and have went... Read more »

anal warts pass to mouth?

...Hello, my partner and I have both been diagnosed with anal warts (HPV). we are both pos (he... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, August 13, 2007

... Can You Catch Genital Warts in Your Mouth? My partner and I are both HIV positive, and we've both been diagnosed with anal warts (human papillomavirus). If I perform unprotected oral sex on my partner, could I get genital... Read more »
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HIV-Related Malignancies

...King, C.M. O'Daniels, N.M. Larsen, D. Reznick (United States) HPV is the virus that causes warts, including genital and anal warts, and chronic infection with certain strains of HPV has long been associated with precancerous changes that can... Read more »
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The Papilloma Chronicles

...hard. I was tested for HIV in the only anonymous clinic in OKC. I had no apparent symptoms and there were no further issues with anal warts at that time. But alas, I found out I was HIV-positive. I immediately sprang into action to fight this new... Read more »
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anal warts

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
do gynecologists perform anal pap smears or check for warts back there? I think I may have them Read more »

surgery for anal warts

Posted by bakcake, 3 Replies
...I am facing anal wart surgery in a week. i would like to know what happens step by step during the surgery Read more »

Is this it? Am I dying?

Posted by pr2005, 6 Replies
...the last 18 months my CD4 has continued to decline despite an undetectable viral load and I am now back in the 200s. I've had anal warts for over two years that just will not respond to treatment, suffer recurring penile thrush and various other... Read more »

Anal wart surgery

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...I am about to have surgery for anal warts that I have in my anal canal. I was wondering if anyone else has had the outpatient surgery and tell me wht it's like post-op. Read more »