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Can Skin Tags Look Like Genital Warts
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
No: They generally look like rough-edged bumps.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably: since they are a viral alteration pot the skin the would most likely itch or be iffirated. ...Read more
Can the viruses that cause genital herpes, genital warts, and molluscum contagiosum also cause bumps on the face or lips?
Yes: The virus you mentioned can affect the skin anywhere in the body. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Genital Warts: Genital warts are flesh-colored or gray growths found in the genital area and anal region in both men and women. Genital warts are sometimes referred to as condyloma acuminata or venereal warts. They represent the most common sexually-transmitted disease caused by a virus. The warts are caused by the human papillomavirus (hpv). Infection with genital warts may not be obvious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Here's info: http://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes/STDFact-herpes.htm If you are worried, have an exam - use a condom to protect both yourself and others. Self Dx by photos might be mistaken anyway, so it's not helpful. Read, learn, have an exam. It's fairly common so they'll know how to assist you. Unfortunately, it's not curable, but very treatable. Don't fret. Best wishes! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin Tags: Genital skin tags are all those skin tags that appear in the area of the genitalia such as vaginal skin tags, anal skin tags and groin skin tags. These benign (non cancerous) skin growths are surprisingly common and mostly harmless. It is extremely rare for a skin tag to be cancerous. ...Read more
Genital warts or skin tags? They did look like bumps but now they are flaps! I have about 10. They have a stolk. And are moveable.Around vagina & anus
genital warts: Only a visual examination by a physician can tell you what they are. ...Read more
I have some things that looks like genital warts but think they could be skin tags where my pubes are?
Either: Both are possible. It needs to be checked by a doc to know. There's ways to remove either one. ...Read more
Here are some...: If the lesions are obviously skin tags, leave them alone as long as you cope with them well mentally and physically. If genital warts for sure, get rid of them, but do the same for partners with close follow-up, and maintain monogamy, and treat other STDs if highly suspected. Occasionally, biopsy is needed for differential diagnosis. ...Read more
Hard to know: Without an exam, it would be hard to tell. See your doctor for the proper exam. Both are treatable. ...Read more
Vaginal skin tags: Yes is possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am experiencing what looks like skin tags at the bottom opening of my vagina.Are genital warts able to be cured? Are hpv and genital warts the same?
Warts and HPV: First, skin tags are a normal anatomic variant. Vestibular papillomatosis also is another normal and commonly at the vaginal opening. Google both for photos; if still uncertain, see a doctor to confirm, but maybe not warts. All warts (genital or anywhere else) are caused by HPV, but most HPV infections don't result in warts. Warts are easily treated and cured, although HPV itself often persists. ...Read more
What do genital warts look like? I have 2 skin tag looking soft skin coloured ones on my inside of leg near vaginal labia and one nearer my vagina
I have (4-5) skin tag looking bumps in a two parallel straight lines below my vagina. Is this genital warts or something else?
Can i cut off or use wart remover to remove scar tissue from a healed cut at the base of my penis i nicked myself a few times while shaving my genital area. After the small cuts healed, scar tissue grew and they look like skin tags?
Hi I recently asked about genital skin tags. Reply was possibly warts. How is it possible I've been married for many years to my husband.
Genital warts looked like they were clearing up by themselves, but haven't gone, could they be genital warts?There 4 spots skin colour and really small
Maybe: Sometimes the body will fight off the hpv virus and genital warts will disappear on their own. Sometimes this happens when one wart is treated or damaged, sometime it happens spontaneously. Or the spots maybe something else that is going away. It would need to be evaluated in person to give a better answer. ...Read more
Yes: Genital warts are caused by strains of human papilloma virus (hpv) some of which cause cervical cancer, anal warts & cancer, pharyngeal warts & cancer. If you are affected, have your fp check thoroughly for other sites, especially the cervix with pap smear & dna testing to prevent/id cervical cancer early. Hpv vaccine protects against these cancer-causing strains. Discuss with doc. ...Read more
I have what started out as 2 genital warts and now the skin around them is irritated and flushed and i'm freaking out with what to do?
Specialist: See a dermatologist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Are genital warts passed for sure, only after a few seconds of skin to skin contact and no warts are open?
Not definite: Genital warts are fairly easily transmitted from person to person, regardless of whether or not the skin is broken. The virus that causes them can even be transmitted if no wart is present. With such brief contact, though, risk of transmission is very low. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i give genital warts by going down on a man? I was told that I have genital warts and I have being giving head to my current boyfriend and i was wondering if he is at risk of getting it?
Get HPV vaccine:
Even though you have HPV warts, you should get HPV vaccine to protect yourself against other strains, some if which can cause cancer. Visit this site for info on HPV: https://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/stdfact-hpv.htm
Agree with Dr. S, regarding your concern about transmitting the infection to your boyfriend. ...Read more
Not a podiatry ?: You need to direct this to your family doctor. ...Read more
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