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how long does genital warts take to appear

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
HPV: Human papilloma virus (HPV) causes warts including genital warts. Gardasil vaccine covers 4 strains of the HPV virus and in studies has shown to decr ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Varies: In a clinical setting we expect genital warts to appear within months of exposure to wart producing strains of HPV. There are some settings where it m ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience Pathology
Unique to individual: The time gap between exposure to hpv and subsequent possible development of warts or precancerous changes is unique to each person and in part depends ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joyce Pastore
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Genital warts: It may take up to 14 days to see resolution of warts. Be sure to complete full course of treatment. Avoid sexual contact until resolved.
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
They don't: generally they require surgery or local treatment to get rid of them; they have a 40% shot of recurring. Furthermore, it is very very likely that the ... Read More
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Depends: Without treatment it could last forever. With treatment possibly 1 to 2 weeks topical medicine . Get checked please
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Some people whose local and systemic immune response is compromised may develop genital warts in a matter of weeks, whereas those whose immune system ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Not certain: Some people's warts respond in one treatment and others require multiple treatments.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Your doctor can: treat with topical liquid nitrogen or stronger acid substance. Surgical removal can work. I have injected them with something to stimulate the immune ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: I usually start people by using liquid nitrogen. I cryo these every week to 10 days until gone. Did your doc in miami use the cryotreatment? Theres ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience Urology
Warts: When you see it you got it.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: If you are lucky they will respond immediately to simple topical treatments. They can persist for months even with treatment and occasionally will re ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Finke
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weeks: They typical treatment for hpv warts can take several weeks to completely clear up. See your doctor for the fastest, safest, preferred method in your ... Read More

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