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Transmission Of Hpv Amongst Gay Men

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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...both the consumer and provider communities need to be educated. It is critical that MSM talk to their medical providers about their sexual orientation, HIV status and sexual practices. The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene found that nearly 40% of MSM do not come out to their provider. 8 Those who are open about their sexual orientation often do not know enough about anal cancer to request a screening. The gay...
Ask the Experts

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
...below.Good luck!Dr. BobVACCINE (HPV) (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL) Oct 26, 2007I am man, 43 y.o. and HIV+. May I take the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine?Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,There are no specific contraindications to getting the... Read more »

gay men access to Gardasil?

I'm recently out of the closet, and have had very few sexual encounters so far. I realize that I might already be infected with some strains of HPV even after one or two encounters, but still it seems to makes sense that I get vaccinated for the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...request it.)Good luck.Dr. BobVACCINE (HPV) (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL)Oct 26, 2007 I am man, 43 y.o. and HIV+. May I take the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, There are no specific contraindications to... Read more »

Gardasil (HPV) vaccine for those already with HPV (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL) VACCINE (HPV)

I'm a 43 year old man with HPV already, awaiting biopsy results to see if I have anal cancer as we speak. Is it a waist of time and resources to get the Gardasil (HPV) vaccine at this time, or will it help down the road whether I have anal cancer,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...below.Good luck!Dr. BobVACCINE (HPV) (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL)Oct 26, 2007 I am man, 43 y.o. and HIV+. May I take the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, There are no specific contraindications to getting... Read more »

GARDASIL FOR PEOPLE WITH HPV (GARDASIL VACCINE) (HPV VACCINE FOR THOSE ALREADY INFECTED WITH HPV, 2008)

Hello Dr. Francisco, Im a 24yr old male who recently found out has HPV, as a consequence my girlfriend also has it, but anyway my in my desperation to find information about it I found this site, question is: would it hurt just to try GARDASIL, you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...it.) Good luck. Dr. Bob VACCINE (HPV) (HPV Vaccine for MEN) (GARDASIL) Oct 26, 2007 I am man, 43 y.o. and HIV+. May I take the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, There are no specific contraindications to... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What Do Gay Men Know About Human Papillomavirus? Australian Gay Men's Knowledge and Experience of Anal Cancer Screening and Human Papillomavirus

...undertook the present study to learn the levels of experience and knowledge concerning anal dysplasia, anal Pap smear tests, and human papillomavirus (HPV) among gay men and other men who were homosexually active. The subjects were 384 men who... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...for HPV, the vaccine could be effective against HPV-mediated types of cancer. Similarly, it is possible that vaccinating boys and men will have indirect health benefits for girls and women by reducing the spread of HPV. And if adolescents receive... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection in Heterosexual South African Men Attending Sexual Health Services: Associations Between HPV and HIV Serostatus

... The study authors assessed distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes and determined the associations between HPV and HIV co-infection in sexually active heterosexual men with anogenital Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Health Concerns for Gay Men

...health problems, regardless of sexual orientation. The following article will discuss the more common health problems found among gay men. For simplicity's sake, I will use the word "gay" here to represent both homosexual and bisexual men. I will... Read more »
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Gay Men and HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...fact that no one seems to be talking about this virus. As well, it is more easily contracted just by contact not blood or semen. Secondly, why isn't anyone talking about this disease? This is just as serious if not more serious than HIV and... Read more »

Para los nuevos gays- young gays men-todo amor

Posted by Annonymousboy, 1 Reply
...Hi, this is other site for a gay men Read more »

what are the odds ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I had risky sex with 2 men in the gay community. I was both a top and a bottom for both guys and all sex was unprotected. what are the odds in such a high risk ? Read more »

post to read every day

Posted by nightsunami, 7 Replies
anybody here infected by oral sex? i Read more »