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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No problem: A pattern of normal social drinking & sex is not a problem. Prior to the vaccine development as many as 70% of college age women tested positive ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
HPV: Almost everybody gets genital HPV, often more than once. It's unavoidable with a normal sex life. If outwardly healthy, your immune system probably is ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Margulies
27 years experience General Surgery
See your gynecologis: Are you referring to cells on your cervix? Having HPV puts you at risk for cancer, but regular check ups with your gynecologist can find precancerous ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hunter
20 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
HPV causes cancer: HPV causes cancer. Herpes does not. However, very rarely, herpes can cause a quickly deteriorating brain infection called encephalitis. That can le ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: If you have to ask, the virus is already present and integrated into your own genome. The good news is that you can manage hpv-related disease by keep ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Known to most if not all, life is a process of constant struggle for daily living - visibly or invisibly, consciously or subconsciously - to cope with ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: It is dependent on the type of wart and the location of the wart. Usually it is suggested to have warts treated.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Not yet: While there is no cure for hpv, the good news is the infection often clears on its own. If it does not, and treatment is needed, there are many hpv tr ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Risk of cancer: Young or old, infection with hpv is a risk factor in the causation of cervical, oral, and anal cancer. Vaccination can prevent infection with the com ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes, very safe: The HPV vaccines have few side effects. Like any vaccine given by injection, it may cause a day or two of soreness at the injection site. Otherwise, n ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably not: If caught early and treated so it does not enter the blood stream.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Topical...: ...Meds usually only cause localized irritation if properly used.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Asymptomatic: Hpv is so common because many people have it without even knowing it - they have no symptoms of it. And it's passed through sexual contact, so that m ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Human Papilloma: Virus - hpv. Hpv is a virus. It is associated with about 80%, not 100% of cervical cancers. A vaccine is available to prevent most hpv related cervica ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Which species?: The genus Yersinia includes pestis (cause of plague), enterocolitica and pseudotuberculosis. Each can produce severe and potentially life-threatening ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
HPV: Hpv is the most common sexually transmitted disease affecting up to 70% of the population. Although most infections resolve on their own it can lead t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Unsanitary and dangerous for transmission of infection to begin with. Do not drink any blood products.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
HPV and cervical : Cancer is a genital disease not urinary.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: CMV (cytomegalovirus) infection in children and young adults with intact immune system is usually a trivial infection. However, pregnant mother becom ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Variable.: Sometimes it can be lethal.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Very dangerous: Inhalation anthrax death rate is estimated to be approximately 75% with treatment. Prior to development of aggressive treatments the death rate was mo ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Remember: HPV is often spontaneously cleared by the human body, like in both the case of genital warts and cervical changes.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Markman
72 years experience General Practice
HPV: Human papillomavirus (known as hpv) is a very common sexually transmitted infection. There are many types of this virus and some are associated with g ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Unpredictable charac: Cancer is dangerous because it can be fatal if it is not diagnosed early and treated early and treated correctly. Despite all these efforts it can be ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: You can read all kinds of nonsense on the internet and wild paranoid theories, but there are no true studies that say that aspartame is dangerous to h ... Read More

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