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Genital Warts And Mutual Masturbation

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Can HPV spread through masturbation?

I read somewere that HPV can be spread through contact with any skin including hands, so I was wondering if it's possible to contract HPV through masturbation, or mutual masturbation with a partner?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,There are many types of HPV. Some types of HPV-genital warts are transmitted by skin-to-skin contact. Consequently there is a chance that mutual masturbation with an HPV-infected partner Read more »

STD's and mutual masturbation

Hello Dr. Bob,It's with pleasure to have this opportunity to write you. I have read your column... Read more »

Warts on penis and HIV: Done much research & still VERY confused!

Dr. Franscino:Thank you for taking time to read my post!I have searched this website for an answere... Read more »
Articles
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 »
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 »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...hands or feet. Infections of the hands and feet are usually not transmitted through sexual activity. Several types of HPV cause genital warts on the penis, vagina, and rectum. Those with HIV can get worse sores in the rectum and cervical areas.... Read more »
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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 »

Genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...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 »

HIV - with HIV + boyfriend....PLEASE HELP!!!

Posted by gause, 7 Replies
...(diagnosed about year ago before we met). In the beginning of our relationship we had great sexual encounters - strictly foreplay and masturbation but not anal penetration. He has told me that he is not ready to take it to the level of... Read more »

Genital Warts

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Can Genital Warts appear on the penis? Read more »