Do Genital Warts Lead To Hiv
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,No. Genital warts are caused by a virus, the human papilloma virus (HPV). Syphilis is caused by a bacteria, Treponema pallidum. You can read much more about HPV and syphilis in the archives of this forum. I'll repost below a sample of what... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,If the latex condom was used properly and did not fail (break), your HIV-acquisition risk would be essentially nonexistent.The cause of genital warts is HPV, human papilloma virus. Unlike HIV, HPV can be transmitted by mere skin-to-skin contact.... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolGenital warts are caused by the HPV virus (human papilloma virus), which is different from the HIV virus. Although warts are NOT cancer, in time, they can lead to cancer both in the cervix (in women) and the anal cancer (both sexes). Typically there... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesI am not aware of any medications that are effective in suppressing outbreaks of genital warts. Warts should be treated when they are present. Aggressively treating the warts may reduce the chances of warts coming back, but it is not guaranteed.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 7 RepliesHi everbody my 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... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 Repliesi 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 »
Posted by nickynick, 1 ReplyHi, I had unprotected sex with a guy who says he's a sex worker. I don't know what his status was but he doesn't seem to care.
It's past six weeks since that exposure. I'm going to get tested next week just to give an allowance if anything happens.
Now... Read more »
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