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What Does Hpv Do To Your Body

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HPV and cancerThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

I was just diagnosed with anal warts and am petrified of getting cervical or anal cancer. I heard that there is a test out now that will identify the HPV strain. I'm afraid that I will never be able to get through a day without worrying about...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. The HPV virus (Human Papilloma Virus), which causes genital warts, is NOTtransmitted through any form of casual contact, which includes swimmingpools, hot tubs, showers etc. This infection is transmitted by... Read more »

hpv and condom useThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

If my partner and I both have the HPV virus (but no warts), should we avoid oral sex? If my partner... 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... Read more »
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In HIV-Infected Women, Prevalence, Diversity, Persistence and Detection of New HPV Infection Is Greater in the Anus Than in the Cervix

Listen (2.4MB, 6 min.) Welcome. This is Bonnie Goldman, Editorial Director of The Body PRO. I'm in San Diego at IDSA 2007, one of the year's HIV conferences. Right now, I'm in the poster session where researchers are standing in front of... Read more »
The Well Project

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What is HPV? Prevention of HPV Genital Warts Cervical Dysplasia and Cervical Cancer Anal Dysplasia and Anal Cancer Taking Care of Yourself What Is HPV? Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the name of a large group... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

The Missing Link ... Cervical Cancer The Root Cause ... HPV A Means to an End ... HPV Vaccines The Debate ... To Give or Not to Give Just the Facts ... Safety and Efficacy Why We Should Care ... The HIV Connection Next Steps ... Reducing... Read more »
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HPV and HIV

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, and most people appear to be exposed to the virus shortly after their first sexual experience. Similar to other gynecological conditions, HPV... Read more »