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Will Using A Condom Protect From Genital Warts

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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
...HPV?There are over 100 different kinds of HPV and not all of them cause health problems. Some kinds of HPV may cause problems like genital warts, cervical cancer or cancer of the vagina or vulva. HPV types 16 and 18 cause about 70% of cervical... Read more »

Genital Warts

I recently found out that I had a genital wart...the doctor removed it, but it concerned me because... Read more »

Shocking Condom Statistics

URL: http://www.epigee.org/guide/condomfaq.html#stdDo condoms protect against sexually transmitted... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study Looks at Condoms, Wart Virus Transmission

...whether or not they will prevent transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV), a new report suggests. HPV, which can cause genital warts and increase the risk of cancers of the cervix, vulva, vagina, anus, and penis, infects up to 50 percent of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condoms and STDs: Fact Sheet for Public Health Personnel

...diseases. Condom use may reduce the risk for genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and HPV-associated diseases, e.g., genital warts and cervical cancer. There are two primary ways that STDs are transmitted. Some diseases, such as HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

...use of latex condoms may reduce the risk for genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and HPV-associated diseases (e.g., genital warts and cervical cancer). Consistent and Correct Condom Use To achieve maximum protection by... Read more »
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 »
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to bozo

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hey why do you say that American government has lied about condoms? Read more »

pls pls reply with suggestion

Posted by sacredplshelp1, 2 Replies
...patience as I need to speak my heart out. In 1995 I'd a condom slip with a CSW and I thght I acquired hiv. 3 yrs later I developed genital warts (from same exposure as three yrs I did not have any other). I along with my warts developed armpits... Read more »

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 »

Worrying lots

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...counselor who did it the first time told me not to worry about it and my exposure was minimal. I should mention I already have genital warts given to me by an ex-g/f. Would my compromised skin allow the HIV to pass through it given limited... Read more »