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AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

... What Is HPV? How Is HPV Detected? Can HPV Infection Be Prevented? 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 viruses known as human papilloma virus (HPV). They are common. One study found HPV in 77% of HIV-positive women. HPV is...
Ask the Experts

what are options to prevent hpv oral cancer?

Dr. Frascino,My girlfriend had told me in the past she was diagnosed with HPV that causes cervical cancer. After doing some research I thought that it didn't really mean anything for men... until I found out about it's association to oral cancer in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Vaccine for Men and Women July 31, 2006 Eventually, men, women, girls and boys should be universally vaccinated against the STD human papillomavirus (HPV), regardless of their individual risk factors, two doctors argue in a new article. In June,... Read more »

Risk of HPV cancers

Hi,I am HIV+ and have a CD4 count just come up to 400 at last test - I started Atripla 2 months ago after it had dropped to 220. I tested positive in Oct 2006. My long term partner has been diagnosed with squamous cell ca larynx of HPV16 origin. It...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...good questions-answers are not clear cut. HPV can be spread by direct contact. Anal pap testing screening for HPV related anal cancer is gaining traction as a modality to detect early pre-cancer when treatment may be more effective. Many/most... Read more »

HPV/Anal Cancer (HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS) (HPV)

I've previously had anal HPV over 20 years ago due to one sexual encounter. None since that time and HIV-. I'm concerned now about cancer. I've had no symptoms that I know of and did have laser therapy at that time over 20 years ago. I want to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...information from the archives about HPV. Good luck.Dr. BobNOTE: 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). Hours are from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.... Read more »

re:hpv (HPV) (Human papillomavirus )

I have been diagnoses with high risk hpv. I am very alarmed about this. I have read the causes could be from immune system like hiv. I am so afraid of that. Does it necessarily mean that. I have lost some weight recently, and am concerned. Feel well...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you've placed yourself at risk by having unprotected sex, you'll need to get an HIV test at the three-month mark.Good luck.Dr. BobHuman papillomavirus (HPV) February 22, 2006 What Is HPV? How Is HPV Detected? Can HPV Infection Be Prevented? How... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of Cytology (Pap Tests) and Human Papillomavirus Testing in Anal Cancer Screening

... In the current study, investigators assessed anal oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) and anal cytology as screening tests for detecting high-grade intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN 2+), since this is an immediate Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What Do Gay Men Know About Human Papillomavirus? Australian Gay Men's Knowledge and Experience of Anal Cancer Screening and Human Papillomavirus

...undertook the present study to learn the levels of experience and knowledge concerning anal dysplasia, anal Pap smear tests, and human papillomavirus (HPV) among gay men and other men who were homosexually active. The subjects were 384 men who... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus Detection Is Not Yet Predictive of Cervical Cancer

...study, researchers at the University of Nijmegen Medical Center in the Netherlands examined the relationship between genital human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer. "Cervical cancer is a major cause of death, and the second most frequent... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus Coupled With Tobacco Use Decreases Cancer Survival

...significance of HPV 18 and its phylogenetically related viruses and smoking on survival in patients with early stage cervical cancer." Human papillomavirus typing was performed in stage IB-IIB cervical tumors. Patient tobacco use was ascertained... Read more »
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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 »

Need help please

Posted by freakin_out
...things I found out that shocked me. I found out that hiv infected people are more prone to hpv and the cervical, anal or penile cancers associated with hpv. I've had a mole on my penis that turned out to be cancerous due to hpv. I also read... Read more »

NEW ARTICLE

Posted by Anonymous
...United States has the highest rate of sexual disease in the developed world, and a higher rate than some developing countries. Human papillomavirus is the most common incurable sexual disease in the United States, with as many as 24 million... Read more »

Prank Questions

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...what these "warts" are, so it would be best if you had them checked out by a doctor. Genital warts are caused by a virus, the human papillomavirus (HPV), that is transmitted by coming into contact with someone's skin (in the genital area) that is... Read more »