How Do You Tell If You Have Oral Warts

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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.

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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 »

Oral Warts and Kissing

Can oral warts be transfered via kissing.Or is it more likely oral to genital and genital to... Read more »

Oral Warts?

I referred a client to his MD for an unusual looking growth on the attached gingiva of the lingual... Read more »
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The Center for AIDS

Oral Warts in HIV-Infected Individuals

...simplex infections, oral hairy leukoplakia, varicella-zoster infections, cytomegalovirus infections and oral warts. While the development of new antiretroviral therapies for the management of HIV infection,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Virus That Causes Genital Warts Linked to Oral Cancer: Study

A new study suggests human papillomavirus (HPV) could be behind a rise in oropharyngeal (head and neck) squamous cell cancer cases in the United States and in some northern European countries, and that changing sexual behaviors could be the reason.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV and the Mouth

...(periodontitis) Hairy leukoplakia Kaposi's Sarcoma Enlarged saliva glands Shingles (herpes zoster) Oral warts (human papillomavirus): Dry Mouth and Tooth Decay Many people with HIV have dry mouth. They don't make... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Oral Health is Vital for People With HIV

... Candidiasis Gingivitis Oral Hairy Leukoplakia Oral Warts Kaposi's Sarcoma Preventionis Important Dental Services in Los Angeles County for People with HIV/AIDS Approximately Read more »
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