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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiro Kiguchi
9 years experience Pediatrics
Good chance: There is about a 70-90% chance that the immune system can clear the virus. If he notices symptoms (genital warts), he probably still has the virus. ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Go away on its own: Vast majority of people are able to eliminate hpv infection on their own without need for any intervention. It stays in the cells in small number of ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
22 years experience Pediatrics
Common virus: Human papillomavirus is the virus that causes different types of warts and also can cause cervical cancer. There are multiple subtypes of the virus, a ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Risks of HPV: Two strains are associated with cervical, oral & anal cancer and 2 with genital warts. The virus is a somewhat stealth agent that can pass easily in s ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
HPV testing: This is often done in concert with PP smear.In the future it maybe a stand alone test offered if are over 30 yrs of age.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Fmly of wart viruses: Hpv includes at least 100 identified strains of a wart producing dna bases virus. Two strains are associated with cervical cancer and 2 with genital w ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience 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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Anderson
27 years experience Gynecology
Viral infection: There are many (dozens) of types of human papilloma virus, some of which result in genital warts (which is where it gets its name) and some of which c ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
As STD : As std through intercourse. But also from skin and mucous membranes. Depends on the strain. There are hundreds of varieties. Some cause venereal warts ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
If there is anal: & genital warts, cervix cancer, and now oropharyneal cancer, dna in the tumor, and detection of p-16 by in situ hybridization may define cause of canc ... Read More

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