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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
No: Warts do not cause impotence but neglected warts can be very extensive and difficult to treat.See a doctor early for genital warts.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Roy
39 years experience in Family Medicine
No: First of all, you need a series of 3 vaccines, not just one. If you got all 3 gardasil, you will be protected against the 2 most common strains of hp ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: The vaccine has been approved by the fda for ages 9-26 in men. The biggest advantage of the vaccine is to reduce the spread of the virus to women, wh ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Lepine
30 years experience in Gynecology
A few months: About 2/3rds of people who are exposed to the hpv strains that cause genital warts (type 6 and 11 are most common) will develop warts. The incubation ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Slightly higher risk: Genital warts and penile cancer are caused by different types of HPV. People with genital warts may have a slightly higher risk of penile cancer, but ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Wilk
51 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
No: No, i don't think so. They are very different and i don't believe, ever spread as you've asked. Both are easily treated by acid or coagulation. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Genital warts: The hpv types that cause external visible warts (hpv types 6 and 11) rarely cause cancer. Other hpv types (most often types 16, 18, 31, 33 and 35) are ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ian Taras
Dr. Ian Taras answered
28 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes to both but rare: The hpv virus is ubiquitous. But most of us, most of the time, are able to fight off its affects in terms of warts or precancerous changes of the cerv ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Hpv vaccine is primarily to prevent genital warts and cervical cancer.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pap smear: Hpv is tested by obtaining an endocervical sample with a cervical brush and sending it in a special hpv transport media. Most physicians use liquid b ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes!: Yes, hpv directly causes at least 50% of all vaginal and vulvar cancers, as well as all cerivical cancers, much of anal cancers, 70% of head-and-neck ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No: no link to this germ for that issue
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience in Pathology
Possibly, not always: High risk hpv infection may lead to genital warts in some people but not in all people. Some infected people have no warts and are "silent carriers" ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
No: No.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Their different types of hpv and some predispose to cancer.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
No: Hpv, which is genital warts, does not cause bacterial vaginosis (bv). Bv is an overgrowth of bacteria normally found in the vagina. In other words, ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
No: Genital hpv is associated with transmission of virus to cause diseases such as cervix cancer and possilbly certain oral squamous cancers. There is n ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience in Pathology
Often no symptoms...: Most men with hpv infection have no signs or symptoms. Hpv can infect the skin of the penis / scrotum / perianal areas and can cause warts, but many ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
NO different STDs: Both are sexually transmuted diseases , general warts are caused by hpv virus, syphilis by t pallidium due to unprotected sex.Can coexist.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Bader
26 years experience in Dermatology
Genital warts: Yes. It is hpv.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience in Pathology
HPV types: Some HPV types are more commonly associated with warts and others with cancers but this is not an absolute distinction. Warts can go bad and develop i ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Yes: Warts are contagious if the area is susceptible. Not all body parts and not all people are susceptible. Also, there are 99 species of hpv. The one tha ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
HPV: It all depends upon the strain of hpv you get. The unfortunate news is that distinguishing strains is not readily available with testing. But, the bad ... Read More

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