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Is Podofilox Safe To Use For Hpv Treatment

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Human Papillomavirus and HIV Disease

...treating its symptoms, like genital warts and dysplasia. Since most people's immune systems are able to rid their bodies of HPV on their own within 6-12 months, treatments have not been developed to get rid of the virus. Many treatments for HPV disease exist, and they may depend upon the level of disease you have. You can discuss the options with your health provider to find one that best suits you. Even after treatment, both genital warts...
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gardasil / treatment of warts / beneficial?

hiya Bob,My HIV+ boyfriend is currently suffering from anal warts (perianal and inside the anus). So far the doctors have advised to use zink-supplements and they planned to cauterise the internal and external warts.I'm wondering if gardasil might...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cancer!The facts are quite clear:1. HPV (human papillomavirus) disease is the most common sexually transmitted disease.2. There is no treatment for HPV infection.3. HPV can cause cervical cancer. (Seventy percent of cervical cancers are caused by... Read more »

podofiline for condyloma acuminatum

podofiline for condyloma treatment is safe? 20% solution is recommended for topical treatment. your opinion is apreciated.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...choice, as it is a rather crude extract and can have side effects and toxicities. A 0.15% - 0.5% solution of podophyllotoxin (podofilox) in gel or cream form is the purified and standardized active ingredient in podophyllin. Podofilox (marketed... Read more »

HPV vaccine for (adult) men?

Dear Dr, I'm HIV+ undetectable 43 y/o man. I understand having anal sex (sometimes unprotected), especially as the receptive partner, puts me in high risk for HPV. However, on my last HPV swab I tested NEG (!!). Though there are no guidelines for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cancer!The facts are quite clear:1. HPV (human papillomavirus) disease is the most common sexually transmitted disease.2. There is no treatment for HPV infection.3. HPV can cause cervical cancer. (Seventy percent of cervical cancers are caused by... Read more »

can HPV be transmitted thru oral sex?

a potential partner has just found out she is hpv positive.can i get hpv if we have oral sex? I'm a 28 year old female and i believe beyond the age requirement for the vaccine...i am not going to stop seeing this girl because of this recent...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...facts are quite clear: 1. HPV (human papillomavirus) disease is the most common sexually transmitted disease. 2. There is no treatment for HPV infection. 3. HPV can cause cervical cancer. (Seventy percent of cervical cancers are caused by two... Read more »
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Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...information on vaccination against HPV, see www.immunize.org/vis/hpv.pdf . How Are HPV Infections Treated? There is no direct treatment for HPV infection. Some people "clear" an HPV infection (are "cured"). They can later be infected with... Read more »
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Molluscum

...sometimes leaves scars. They can be treated with chemicals used on warts such as trichloroacetic acid (TCA), podophyllin, or podofilox. These chemicals cannot be used on sensitive skin or near the eyes. They can be cut or scooped out... Read more »
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Treatment Interruptions

What Are Treatment Interruptions? What Are the Risks? The Bottom Line What Are Treatment Interruptions? Researchers have studied interruptions of antiretroviral therapy for various reasons. These treatment interruptions are usually... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an... Read more »
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Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
About 2 months ago, I did something that was completely out of my character and now I am scared as hell. I was new in the neighborhood and had a one night stand with a girl whom I later found out was/is a prostitute. Had I known she was a sex... Read more »

HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was diagnosed with HPV and me and my boyfriend has been having unprotected oral sex. Can he catch HPV that way? Read more »

Hpv and protected sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
How common is it to catch HPV from someone using a condom? Read more »