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AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...active people get at least one type of HPV infection. Some types of HPV cause common warts of the hands or feet. Infections of the hands and feet are usually not transmitted through sexual activity. Several types of HPV cause genital warts on the penis, vagina, and rectum. Those with HIV can get worse sores in the rectum and cervical areas. HPV can also cause problems in the mouth or on the tongue or lips. Other types of HPV can cause...
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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
...receptive anal intercourse have anal HPV infection. Certain strains of HPV may cause dysplasia and cancer in the anus. Although the risk of developing dysplasia is higher among men who have sex with men, women are also at risk, especially those... 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
...hands or feet. Infections of the hands and feet are usually not transmitted through sexual activity. Several types of HPV cause genital warts on the penis, vagina, and rectum. Those with HIV can get worse sores in the rectum and cervical area.... 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 a condom so does the other guy, i dont know how ive got this wart if we both use protection(several partner) is there any risk of me getting HIVBEN
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...will screen him. If you have additional questions after that, write back and I'll try to assist. Be well. Stay well. Dr. Bob Human Papillomavirus (HPV)November 21, 2007What Is HPV? How Is HPV Detected? Can HPV Infection Be Prevented? How Are HPV... Read more »

HPV genital wart question

Dear Dr. I am rather confused on the HPV virus. I am a heterosexual male. Could you tell us a little about HPV and how it's spread? Is it possible to get it orally? If you have HPV, do you have it for life? I heard your immune system can actually...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...consider screening, as HPV lesions in the rectum might put one at increased risk for rectal cancers.It is possible to transmit genital warts to someone's mouth, though it is rare, especially in people who are not immune compromised. Genital warts... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Wart Virus May Raise Men's Risk of HIV

... The results of a study of men in Kenya suggest that infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) can raise the risk of contracting HIV. The findings are part of a larger clinical trial that, together with two others, showed male circumcision... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...cervix. 3 Once the abnormal cells break through into the cervical tissue, the cancer is considered to be invasive. The highest risk of invasive cervical cancer occurs sooner than most other types of adult cancer, reaching a plateau from about... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Human Papillomavirus and Genital Warts

...no obvious symptoms. Because the viral infection persists, individuals may not be aware of their infection or the potential risk of transmission to others and of developing complications. Genital Warts Genital warts ( condylomata acuminata or... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Confirms Effectiveness of HPV Vaccine in Men

...(FDA) approval of Merck & Co.'s quadrivalent HPV vaccine Gardasil for males ages 9-26 to reduce their likelihood of acquiring genital warts. However, ACIP stopped short of advising the three-shot series for routine use among males. ACIP... Read more »
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Risk of condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...pls note that the condom is not safe, you are still in the risk of getting hpv genital warts during skin to skin contact because some of your genital area is not protected by condom Read more »

Freaked out about HPV and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...question about HPV/genital warts. There was a small amount of fondling involved in my recent experience. Am I at significant risk of catching HPV? I had the condom on from the start, so I assume that my penis was protected. However, I am... Read more »

scared

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had protected sex in nov and unprotected oral on me in dec, but recently in feb iwas diganose with genital warts very small ones , I had them removed and no open sores so now in april 4 I had someone peform oral on me now my throat hurts 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 »