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What Will The Doctor Do If You Have Genital Warts

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doctor to see for genital warts

I have noticed some bumps on the shaft on my penis recently. There are not many of them but i fear it may be genital warts. I was wondering if I should consult my physician or see some other specialist?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Who you decide to consult about the bumps you are experiencing is up to you. Your primary care provider should be able to provide an accurate diagnosis, but if there is some doubt or you want a second opinion, try consulting a dermatologist.RMK Read more »

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Human Papillomavirus and Genital Warts

...About one-third of the HPV types are spread through sexual contact and live only in genital tissue. Low-risk types of HPV cause genital warts, the most recognizable sign of genital HPV infection. Other high-risk types of HPV cause cervical cancer... Read more »
Project Inform

Human Papillomavirus and HIV Disease

...problems while others cause the common wart. (Most of these are caused by types 1, 2 and 4.) About 40 types are responsible for genital warts , while about a dozen high-risk types can cause dysplasia , which are abnormal cells that can lead to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Wart Virus May Raise Men's Risk of HIV

...attributable to oncogenic types HPV-16 and HPV-18. The quadrivalent vaccine can also prevent low-risk HPV-6 and HPV-11, which cause genital warts. "[Hazard ratio] estimates from our analysis suggest that prophylactic vaccines that provide... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Genital Wart Infections Plunge Following Vaccine Rollout

... Cases of genital warts at a large Australian health clinic have plunged in the 12 months since the introduction of the Gardasil vaccine. The three-shot Read more »
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help....Hiv and genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...everbody my name is john, 25 and need some help,,, i found out i had hiv about 7 months ago and at the same time was told i had genital warts, which at the time did not know what was the hardest to deal with in a funny kind of way, i know the hiv... Read more »

Genital Warts

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Can Genital Warts appear on the penis? Read more »

Nutrition and Eating?

Posted by DEFCON1SQcdc, 3 Replies
I was just curious to know what types food does everybody here eat to keep healthy and keep weight on? Do you have any good suggestions on eating habits and times that you eat? I've stopped drinking alcohol completely and swear that I've lost a full... 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 »