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How Do Oral Warts Spread

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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...easily from person to person. To get infected with HIV, infected blood, sexual fluid, or mother's milk has to get into your body. HIV-infected pregnant women can pass the infection to their new babies. To decrease the risk of spreading HIV: Use condoms during sexual activity; Do not share drug injection equipment; If you are HIV-infected and pregnant, talk with your health care provider about taking ARVs; If you are an HIV-infected woman,...
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anal warts and oral sex

Can someone who is infected with HPV give the other anal warts by performing oral/anal sex on them?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Duh.Yes. (Just another reason to consider using condoms.) Read more »

Oral warts

I am currently dealing with HPV presented as oral warts. I have spoken with a dentist and my HIV doctor but nobody seams to have a clear way to address this problem. I am very self-conscious about them since two are near my lower lip and can be...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.If you were my patient, I'd be consulting a dermatologist. There are at least a couple of therapeutic approaches, the first to use cyrotherapy (freezing), the other to use a medication like Aldara.Best of luck, BY Read more »

warts in the mouth

I've been diagnosed with human papilloma about 4 months ago. Although I've had symptoms since February of this year. Im also in a gay relationship and feel my partner might have help me get them, but Im not sure. He has no visible signs. In any...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...We are seeing an increase in the presentation in oral warts, which is cause by HPV (human papillomavirus). HPV is very easily transmitted, but difficult to treat when it appears in the Read more »

bumps on back of tongue -- warts?

Dr:In the past, I have battled genital warts, both on my penis and around my anus. I have had surgery twice to remove large patches around the rectum. I am heterosexual, and my doctor wrote it off to promiscuity. I have had a couple of the warts...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...both the International Oral AIDS Conference and International AIDS Conference concerning the increase in the presentation of oral warts we are seeing. I will say that of the 36 cases we diagnosed last year, only a few had oral warts present on... Read more »
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The Center for AIDS

Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS Malignancies

...therapy. Cervical cancer is caused by certain types of the human papillomavirus (HPV). This virus also can cause genital and oral warts. It is spread by contact with infected areas of the body. Some forms of this virus are low-risk for cancer... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...in all groups since the introduction of potent HIV drug combinations. KS on the skin is not life threatening. However, if KS spreads to other parts of the body, especially the lungs, it can cause serious problems. Treatment decisions are usually... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

...emotional or psychological problems. How Does Molluscum Spread? Molluscum can be spread by direct skin contact. It often spreads through sexual activity. Molluscum can infect any part of the skin, but it is especially common on the face or... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...HIV-positive. Dysplasia and warts can return. They should be treated as soon as they are found to reduce the chances of the problem spreading or returning. The Bottom Line Human papilloma viruses (HPV) are fairly common. Different types of... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...Conversion Time?? Now at the end of 4th week i developed some Pinkish Pimple like Rashes in middle of my chest which are like spreading in 2.5 to 3.0 inches of diameter. (Scattered Red Blotches kind of pimples) Please tell!! Read more »

Researchers Halt Spread Of HIV With RNAi

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/117656.php sorry guys this just sounded real promising so i posted it here Read more »

hiv,condoms,std's...ect

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
First question, should you have your partner tested for Hiv even though you are going to use condoms? Can a Std as Herpes be transmitted even if a condom is on and there are no sores present? And what about warts? Can you be protected with a condom... Read more »

Why does HIV continue to spread?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...I saw a report on my local TV station that said that HIV continues to spread in American cities. Why aren't young people heeding the message and using condoms? Is unprotected sex worth a life time of Read more »