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What Is Hpv And Is It Related To Genital Warts

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will genital warts ever go away

I was diagnosed with genital warts, being treated on third round of acid. more new warts keep coming back every 3 months. Will this ever stop? How do I prevent another outbreak? Once cleared when and how often will they come back? Once clear...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HPV?There are over 100 different kinds of HPV and not all of them cause health problems. Some kinds of HPV may cause problems like genital warts, cervical cancer or cancer of the vagina or vulva. HPV types 16 and 18 cause about 70% of cervical... Read more »

HIV ANAL WART (Human Papillomavirus (HPV))

HIi have just been told by my doc i have an anal wart, im realley scared about HIV and i always use... Read more »

dear lord help me hpv lesions (HPV and HIV, 2009)

Hi i am 23 yrs old and about 6 months ago was diagnosed with genital warts. I also have some... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HPV Vaccine Information For Young Women

...is now a vaccine that prevents the types of genital human papillomavirus (HPV) that cause most cases of cervical cancer and genital warts. The vaccine, Gardasil┬«, is given in three shots over six-months. The vaccine is routinely recommended... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...were recently approved to fight certain sexually transmitted strains of human papillomavirus (HPV), which is associated with genital warts and the development of cervical cancer. In March 2007, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)... Read more »
Merck & Co., Inc.

FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Approval for Use of Gardasil in Boys and Men

...Quadrivalent (Types 6, 11, 16 and 18) Vaccine, Recombinant] in boys and men 9 through 26 years of age for the prevention of genital warts caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) types 6 and 11. "Merck has been committed to pursuing the use of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study Looks at Condoms, Wart Virus Transmission

...whether or not they will prevent transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV), a new report suggests. HPV, which can cause genital warts and increase the risk of cancers of the cervix, vulva, vagina, anus, and penis, infects up to 50 percent of... Read more »
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Small white specs....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...on penis...has anyone ever heard anything about this being related to ARS/HIV??? Read more »

do genital warts cause cancer in men

Posted by team1, 1 Reply
they do cause cervical cancer in women among other things. but its been stated that the warts are harmless to men? is that true? Read more »

genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...i 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 »

HPV/Genital Warts

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...had one before me and she didn't use pertection is it possible that he passed it to her and she passed it to me? She has no Genital Warts is it possible I can still catch them if her HPV is on the cervix? Are they common in the pubic hair area? I... Read more »