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What Is The Hpv Blood Test

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HPV / blood test

I recently had some blood testing done. Is there a "reading" that would indicate the presence of HPV?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
It depends on the clinical circumstances as to why the test was performed, and the specific kind of test that was done. Read more »

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AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...How Are HPV Infections Treated? The Bottom Line NOTE: In the U.S., counseling and referrals are available on a national human papillomavirus (HPV) hotline. Call toll-free at 877-HPV-5868 (877-478-5868). What Is HPV? There are over 100... 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 »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

HPV (Human Papillomavirus)

... What is HPV? HPV (human papillomavirus) is a sexually transmitted virus. It is passed on through genital contact (such as vaginal and anal sex). It is also passed on Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...& Co., Inc., and Cervarix™, from GlaxoSmithKline, 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,... Read more »
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symptoms are to real not to be truth

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...body, accept hands that I am not sure what is happening. Does 2 weeks test is valid for other STD hepatitis, syphilis, Hpv..? (blood test) What do you think could I got infected from one time sex with broken condom on the top, with female in... Read more »

Just when you think you're outta the woods..

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...'possibility' that I contracted other viral STDs, namely Herpes or HPV. Now, Herpes, thankfully, can be tested for with a Western Blot blood test. Unfortunately for men, HPV cannot be tested for with a blood test, only a viral culture when... Read more »