Does Having Genital Warts Mean I Have Hiv
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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.
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHey, Whats up? My girl friend whom I've been with for a year now, recently got a pap smear done and she came up positive for HPV (abnormal cells). Me myself had been tested for STD's and a Visual Check up for HPV and in all tests I came up negative.... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have not had sex in five years. My t cells are at 300. I am manifesting hairy leukoplakia and genital warts.
To all of you out there who know that it is not hiv since I have tested negative. Can you direct me to what I should test for?
Please, do... Read more »
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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 SchoolThe majority of folks who get HPV infected (human papilloma virus, wart virus) will actually ELIMINATE the virus completely from the body. These studies were performed in college woman in which it was shown that many got HPV infected and then... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAnal warts, both internal and external, are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV, also known as the wart virus). Given that it is a viral infection, it can be readily spread from an infected bottom to a susceptible top. Once a person gets... Read more »
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