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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 as we speak. Is it a waist of time and resources to get the Gardasil (HPV) vaccine at this time, or will it help down the road whether I have anal...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Gardasil is a preventative, not a therapeutic vaccine. Consequently if you already have the HPV strains contained within the vaccine, getting inoculated will not provide any help. I'll reprint some information about Gardasil from the... Read more »

HPV (HPV, 2011, HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS, 2011)

Hi,this is a bit uncomfortable to ask but i guess i have to,last night i had a sex partner over and... Read more »
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Seattle Treatment Education Project

Current Clinical Trials at the ACTU

HPV and HIV in Women HPV is a major cause of changes in the cervix. These changes are much more common in women with HIV and could lead to cancer of the cervix. The AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (ACTU) is running a trial on HIV and HPV that attempts to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HPV Vaccine Information For Young Women

Introduction Why the HPV Vaccine Is Important Who Should Get the HPV Vaccine Effectiveness of the HPV Vaccine Safety of the HPV Vaccine Cost and Paying for the HPV Vaccine What Vaccinated... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HPV Takes Lead on Oral Cancers: Experts

Infection with human papillomavirus has become a dominant risk factor for oral cancers in some countries as smoking rates decline, researchers say. Oral sex is believed to be the transmission mode, with one Canadian expert identifying the advent of... 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 by skin-to-skin contact. At least 50% of people who have had sex will have HPV at... Read more »
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Freaked out about HPV and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey everyone, I stumbled upon this board, and I had a few questions. I know this has been answered many times before, but I want to know what my risks of contracting HIV are if I received oral sex with a condom on. When talking to someone at the... Read more »

Yeast infections, BV, and HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am starting to go crazy here thinking I may have HIV. I was told about two years ago that I had HPV which gave me an abnormal pap smear. A colposcopy was done that showed I had mild dysplasia. My pap and hpv test last year showed a negative... Read more »

Just Diagnosed with HPV...possible link to HIV?

Posted by am2394, 3 Replies
Hi all,
I had a possible HIV exposure in late July...i am a 21 year old female. I had unprotected sex with the friend of a friend. he did not ejaculate inside me. i have no reason to think he is HIV+, but he is the first person i have ever been... Read more »

freakin out every symtom goin started one week after exsposure and still going 11 weeks on

Posted by dolly2012, 1 Reply
So i had been speaking to a guy on fb for years he is very popular and everyone no's him. I finally met up with him. I was very drunk and we did it without a condom but i freaked out halfway through and made him pull out i dont think he cum but i... Read more »