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can hpv vaccine cause warts

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
No: Hpv vaccine is primarily to prevent genital warts and cervical cancer.

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A male asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: The HPV vaccine contains no live components of the virus, therefore it is impossible for it cause ANY infection.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Roy
39 years experience Family Medicine
No: There are over 100 types of hpv, that cause everything form common plantar warts, vocal cord nodules, and papillomas. The vaccine only protects agains ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Basics: There are strains of HPV that cause genital warts that are not part of any available vaccine. There are also other condition that can look like HPV wa ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Incorrect: There are many strains of HPV virus that are capable of causing genital warts. The HPV vaccines protect against several of the more common, more worri ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Need to examine: The only way you will know is to have a trained pair of eyes on the subject, and it won't help to rationalize what it isn't, so go see the dermatologi ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamie Hutton
15 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: HPV vaccine only protects against strains 6,11,16,and 18. So you could definitely get other strains of HPV that cause warts. Never have unprotected ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes but: The hpv vaccine Gardasil protects you against 4 types of hpv :type 6, 11, 16 and 18. It will only protect you from types that you have not been alread ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If you get the 4 strain vaccine & have not been infected by the other three strains, the vaccine can benefit you in building your immune protection fr ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Bit late for that: The vaccine has no value in treating HPV.Once you have a strain of HPV it is with you for life. You both may share several.The vaccine could protect y ... Read More
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