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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Several options: Treatment for condyloma must cause destruction of the lesions, so topical medications are used, as are lasers, cautery, excision and freezing.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
22 years experience in Dermatology
Genital warts: Condyloma accuminata are genital warts or hpv. Certain types of hpv can be associated with cervical cancer so have you or your partner checked with a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Probably: Since this virus is transmitted by touch, you more than likely have the viral infection but may not have the actual lesions. Years ago, we would colpo ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Ask ur conscience: Perhaps the time is when you first consider having intimate contact and are ready to hand out condoms. For additional input, i will also refer this to ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: Condylomata are sexually transmitted warts found on the genital or perianal skin.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Nail fungus: Would not cause it, depending on the etiology of the condylomata it is possible. For example condylomata could be secondary to syphillis and syphillis ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Warts: The human papilloma virus (hpv) causes all types of warts. Hpv is a group of viruses that includes more than 70 different types. Certain types of hpv ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Condylomata needs rx and yes it will grow around and among hair.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Genital warts: About 90% of genital warts are caused by 2 specific hpv types (6 and 11) and are the least likely to have cancer-causing potential. Genital warts may ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Adams
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not necessarily: If you are referring to a cervical biopsy, you have cervical hpv. Most condyloma are low risk hpv, but it is possible to be high risk type. Mild dyspl ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Bodian
34 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: There are many ways to treat genital warts. They may be treated at home with over the counter treatments like salicylic acid wart remover. Prescript ... 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 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Hpv is a sexually transmitted disease and are indeed quite contagious. In the United States and much of developed countries, hpv is actually the most ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Molluscum: If you have molluscum, you will see small white, pink, or flesh-colored raised bumps or growths with a pit or dimple in the center. The bumps are usua ... 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 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Propbably: It can also represent a thick sun damage but most likely is a thick wart.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Consult your doctor: As you have been diagnosed with one sexually transmitted disease, it is imperative that you be tested for other stds. Please discuss additional tests ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tso Chen
Dr. Tso Chen answered
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible: Warts in general do not itch. But in the genital area, they may become irritated and can be itchy. Please see a dermatologist or primary care doctor f ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Barraza
40 years experience in Pediatric Urology
Possibly: Condylomata or genital warts typically are not symptomatic whereas herpes outbreaks often are preceded by burning pain and itching
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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Several options: Treatment for condyloma must cause destruction of the lesions, so topical medications are used, as are lasers, cautery, excision and freezing.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Viral infection: These are warts caused by a virus. This is common this day and age and is a sexually transmitted disease. They may be very visible or not visible at ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
HPV growth: Genital warts are growths in that area or on the cervix that are caused by the human papilloma virus(HPV). If attached to the cervix the warts can cau ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Pretty much: You can have the warts removed. They may or may not keep coming back. The important thing is this isn't a life-ruiner. Keep a close eye on your skin. ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Probably: since they are a viral alteration pot the skin the would most likely itch or be iffirated.
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 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: U got them from someone and can give them to someone.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Yes they can.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience in Dermatology
Condylomata : This viral infection is passed from person to person. Avoiding contact with a person with an active infection is the best preventive measure. For yo ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Seidenberg
29 years experience in Dermatology
Very unlikely: Hi, you should not be able to contract hpv from your toilet seat. Fyi: there is a vaccine to minimize your risk of getting hpv (from sex) called ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
If you are not: Intimate with the person, you will not get genital warts. It is also difficult to transmit molluscum unless there is prolonged skin to skin contact. ... Read More
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