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unprotected sex after genital warts treated

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Very contagious: Having unprotected intercourse with documented genital warts (despite ongoing treatment) is highly contagious. Best to abstain from sex if you care a ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Not a podiatry ?: Direct this to your familydoctor.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Only protected sex!: Genital warts can spread infections even when there aren't any visible warts or other symptoms. Therefore protected sex with a partner with genital wa ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Average 2-3 months: The estimated incubation period from HPV infection to genital wart development is 2 weeks to 8 months.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Protected sex: You must get rid of warts .Depending on extent it may difficult to totally eradicate warts without spreading them to your partner. When you ready for ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
15 years experience Family Medicine
Very low: The chance of transmission of genital warts is actually lower than what the general population believes. There are numerous articles which cite number ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Persistent BV...: ...is common in many women. Ask your doctor about periodic treatment (e.g. metronidole orally or MetroGel once a week, or vaginal boric acid). Always ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A few things: Of course always difficult to try to diagnose bumps on internet without a photo. But some ideas are: a sebaceous cyst (like a blocked pore/gland), a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Warts: Why would you do that? You get them once, you can have them again and again.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Chinn
37 years experience Urology
Genital warts: You received treatment for your visible lesions, but may still have sub-clinical ones not identifiable with the naked eye. Men can undergo an aceto-wa ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Most do: Genital warts transfer most easily during a visible outbreak. You can have yours removed or they may disappear within 2 years naturally. There is some ... Read More
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