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How Can A Woman Get Vaginal Warts

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Women and HIV

How Serious Is HIV for Women? What Do Women Need to Know? What Do Researchers Need to Know? Treatment for Women The Bottom Line How Serious Is HIV for Women? Only 7% of AIDS cases reported in 1985 in the U.S. were women and girls. That percentage grew to 27% in 2007 and appears stable through 2012. About 80% of women are infected through sex with an HIV-infected man (often an injection drug user), and many through injection drug use...
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what are the chances of infecting the anus with vaginal warts?

Can Vaginal warts infect the anus or can anal warts infect the vagina? In other words, is there a difference between anal and vaginal warts other than the locations in body? Say one has vaginal warts, is there a chance of infecting the the anus...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Genital warts can indeed spread from the anal area to the vaginal and penile areas in women and men respectively. Although I doubt they would spread during a bath, they can spread from skin contact (e.g. if you touch warts in one area and then... Read more »

genital warts

Are genital warts and anal warts different things? In other words, could you have one and not the other? Or, is it a general virus that rests in both those areas, and when you have you are contagious both vaginally and anally?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. Genital warts and anal warts are caused by the same virus (Human Papilloma Virus--HPV). These warts are DIFFERENT from those that are found on other parts of the body (hands, elbows, etc.). Genital/Anal warts are... Read more »

woman to woman oral transmission (WOMAN to WOMAN)

In all the posts that I've read there's nothing about woman to woman HIV oral transmission. I'm going out of my mind with worry and was wondering if you could PLEASE give me your honest opinion.About 6 months ago I had oral sex with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Cunnilingus carries a negligible risk for HIV transmission, whether it's woman-on-woman or man-on-woman. If you're worried, a single rapid HIV test will give you a definitive answer in as few as 20 minutes. The odds you are negative... Read more »

Can Vaginal Fluid licked by woman Can trasfer HIV while kissing?

I took lap dance from stripper.she licked from her vagina.Later i kissed her lips and tongue lightly. I had little blood from my gum while brushing my teeth 9hrs before i kissed. Is there any of chances that i can be infected by hiv? I am very...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Can you get HIV from oral sex or tasting vaginal fluid?The risk of HIV transmission orally is extremely low. It is even reasonable to state that for the person receiving oral sex (that is on whom oral sex is being performed) the risk of acquisition... Read more »
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Can vaginal warts go away on their own???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was just wondering if vaginal warts can just go away or if you have to get them removed???????????????? Read more »

vaginal warts.....help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
ok i think i have vaginal warts, i am married, but have been with 3 wemon in the past 4 years. the most recent one was about 7 months ago. i noticed about 4 months ago that i had a bumb on my clit, and now one on my lip of my vagina. My husband... Read more »

Vaginal Wart

Posted by Anonymous
Last April I can home from a 2 month business trip and noticed my live-in girlfriend of 5 years had what look like to be a wart on her vagina (She claims she cut herself shaving, which left me in question). I brought her to the Doc. the next day... Read more »

woman 2 woman

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
me and my girl have been going together for almost 5 years. I am + she is - I just found out about my status 1 year ago and was told I may have had the virus for about 10-15 years. At this time I am still detectable but my cd4 is steady climbing. ... Read more »