What Do I Tell Past Partners About My Genital Warts
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHey, Whats up? My girl friend whom I've been with for a year now, recently got a pap smear done and she came up positive for HPV (abnormal cells). Me myself had been tested for STD's and a Visual Check up for HPV and in all tests I came up negative.... Read more »
Posted by nickynick, 1 ReplyHi, I had unprotected sex with a guy who says he's a sex worker. I don't know what his status was but he doesn't seem to care.
It's past six weeks since that exposure. I'm going to get tested next week just to give an allowance if anything happens.
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 Repliesi was told that you can have hpv genital warts for years
and never have outbreaks. and years later break out and that it doesn't mean your boyfriend has cheated. is this true? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have not had sex in five years. My t cells are at 300. I am manifesting hairy leukoplakia and genital warts.
To all of you out there who know that it is not hiv since I have tested negative. Can you direct me to what I should test for?
Please, do... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyOkay well me and my boyfriend both know we have genital warts, and we are going to the clinic friday to get tested for other things and to get treated.
But for the most part i am nervous on how they will treat mine, because they are inside of me..... Read more »
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesYou've had very limited sexual exposures to others, so the likelihood of having genital warts is pretty low. Getting genital warts from receiving oral sex is also unlikely. That does not mean that you don't have genital warts; it just... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,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 »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,If the latex condom was used properly and did not fail (break), your HIV-acquisition risk would be essentially nonexistent.The cause of genital warts is HPV, human papilloma virus. Unlike HIV, HPV can be transmitted by mere skin-to-skin contact.... Read more »
University of British ColumbiaYou should be concerned about the warts because you could become infected again in the anal or genital areas. If this occurs, the immune stimulation that results could accelerate progression of your HIV disease.Although PML is caused by a virus of... Read more »
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