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What Do Herpes Warts First Look Like

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AIDS Survival Project

Warts It All About? A Look at Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Writing about sex and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) is fascinating, frustrating and fun. It's fascinating because I get to read the results of research and studies about the sex lives of ordinary people. It's frustrating because year after... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

What Do the Symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Look Like?

The following are the some of the symptoms of syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, genital warts, scabies and herpes. Since symptoms can vary from person to person, and since these symptoms can resemble the symptoms of many other illnesses, you CANNOT... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Wart Virus May Raise Men's Risk of HIV

The results of a study of men in Kenya suggest that infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) can raise the risk of contracting HIV. The findings are part of a larger clinical trial that, together with two others, showed male circumcision reduces a... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Odd case of i'm told; internal warts

I was recently diagnosed with anal warts. I was having some digestive problems such as blood and mucus in the stool as well as frequent stomach aches and bowel movements. Firstly, can all these things be attributed to warts?The warts near my...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Your case of warts is indeed not all that unusual. Warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV, also known as the wart virus). It is possible to get from an HPV infection, just internal warts, just external warts, or both. It is also... Read more »

Warts and more warts

Hello Dr. I can seem to find much information about a problem I have been having. First, a little back round. I have been on meds since 1993. I have had mixed results, with cd4's in the 200-300 range and a vl of about 20k. Just this last year I...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Warts, which are viral in origin and associated with the Human Papilloma virus), can be very difficult to treat. Reinfection after treatment is not uncommon and eradicating one area involved with warts can be followed by self-innoculation in an... Read more »

genital warts (HPV, 2011) (HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND HIV/AIDS, 2011)

if a person have genital warts does it mean that he/she is going to have a positive syphilis test like VDRL or RPR?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,No. Genital warts are caused by a virus, the human papilloma virus (HPV). Syphilis is caused by a bacteria, Treponema pallidum. You can read much more about HPV and syphilis in the archives of this forum. I'll repost below a sample of what... Read more »

HPV warts and testing

Hi!I read your forum a lot, and I found it fantastic, and very helpful. Im your fan from Hungary, also working in the Health Care.When I was in the USA 2005, I had unprotected oral, and protected vaginal sex with an escort girl (originated from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Gregory,You've tested repeatedly negative out to 20 months following an extremely low-risk potential exposure unprotected oral and protected vaginal sex with an escort in the heat of the night on the beach in Miami. Your M.D. has told you... Read more »
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I was told i had Genital Warts?? help!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I went to the Dr. because my b.f saw some bumps on my butthole area and near my vagina. They told me that it was Genital Warts. But i dont know, it doesnt look gross and it doesnt really hurt. I saw some pictures on the internet of what it looks... Read more »

how do genital warts start?

Posted by mmfsm, 2 Replies
i noticed a round red bump, looks like a pimple in the glans of my penis, it is the same texture, doesnt have a center, or pus, does not ich or hurt when touched, im afraid it may be HPV, have not had sex in 11 months, could this be the begining of... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I went to the allergist she said I have cobble stone throat
and it looks like warts on the back of my throat. I already had
severe outbreak with herpes on hard palate. I am the one exposed to hiv and hep c. Now I need to go to ent doctor
Has anyone... Read more »

Warts in throat

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi everyone. I dont have any symptoms of HIV but I was just wondering if warts are a possible symptom. I have these little raised bumps in the back of my throat for almost a year and 1/2 and they have not gone away. They dont itch or anything but... Read more »