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I received the results of HPV typing and I'm positive for LR57/71, HR 56, HR 66/68. Is there a cure? Does it go away?

I received the results of HPV typing and I'm positive for LR57/71, HR 56, HR 66/68. Is there a cure? Does it go away?

Follow doc's advice: Almost all HPV infections are cleared by the immune system, usually 1-2 yr. Viral DNA may persist with chance of later recurrence, but for practical purposes the infection is gone. More important than HPV itself is whether you have dysplasia (pre-cancer cells) of the cervix or other infected area. Even high-risk HPV rarely leads to actual cancer. Follow doc's advice about treatment and follow-up. ...Read more

Dr. Chad Levitt
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Hpv (Definition)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 different types of HPV that causes warts in different areas of the body. HPV is incredibly common and almost all sexually active men and women get it during their lifetime. Most of the time HPV does not cause any symptoms or complications. However, A limited number of these HPV viruses are pathogenic and if not monitored carefully can be responsible for causing cervical and penile cancer. Some of these viruses have been ...Read more


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I received the results of HPV viral typing and I'm positive for HPV LR57/71 HPV HR 56 HPV HR 66/68 Is there anything I can do to stop HPV.And partner?

I received the results of HPV viral typing and I'm positive for
HPV LR57/71
HPV HR 56
HPV HR 66/68
Is there anything I can do to stop HPV.And partner?

HPV: HPV 56,66/68 are high risk strains for cervical cancer, using a female condom would prevent skin contact and spread of HPV, also using Microbicides A 2005 review article suggested that several inexpensive chemicals might serve to block HPV transmission if applied to the genitals prior to sexual contact. Carrageenan which is a sexual lubricant brand may prevent spread of HPV ...Read more

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When does genital warts usually appear once infected?Do you usually have more than one HPV strain if you have warts?

When does genital warts usually appear once infected?Do you usually have more than one HPV strain if you have warts?

May not appear: Hpv virus infection which causes carcinoma of cervix ( and other genital ca s ) , usually develop papillomas or warts , some times may not show this exfoliate stage , infection is detected only by lab analysis , virus has over 60 or even more types , of which type 6 & 11 in 90% of time 16 & 18 rest of time responsible , quadrivalent vaccination is available for prevention , given at young age. ...Read more

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If you have one type of HPV virus eg. Plantar wart, can it change into another eg. Genital wart?

If you have one type of HPV virus eg. Plantar wart, can it change into another eg. Genital wart?

Not really...: Plantar warts are only on the bottom of the feet and genital warts are only on the genitals. Therefore they can't change from one to the other. They can spread though. ...Read more

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How does a person acquire hpv, esp the types linked to cancer? If I have only ever had one partner, what is my HPV risk?

HPV: Hpv is acquired through sexual relations. While it is encouraging you have only had one partner, you need to realize your partner could be a carrier and not know it. If he has had multiple partners the chance of him being exposed is higher. ...Read more

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I have mild dysplacia and i've been taking HPV shots..I have one more to go. Is there anything i can drink or eat to help it go away?

Boost Immunity: Young women like you almost always get rid of cervical dysplasia on their own. That is why it is no longer recommended by the asccp to start pap smear screening until age 21. Your own immune system will cure this problem no matter what you eat or drink, but a well-balanced diet and getting enough sleep are a good idea for anyone, including you. ...Read more

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Why it is more chance to have HPV infection if you do sex in early age ? Does sex with only one partner in early age cause HPV infection ?

Why it is more chance to have HPV infection if you do sex in early age ? Does sex with only one partner in early age cause HPV infection ?

The basics: You only get an STD like HPV from someone infected with HPV.It can remain dormant and have no symptoms for decades.Early sexual activity increases the chance of multiple partners and more exposures. Two people who never had partner sex can start a life and never get a STD if they remain faithful to each other. ...Read more

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Hi. I've had my HPV warts removed and for a while now it has been fine but recently I noticed that one of the "scars" look a little more prominent..

Hi. I've had my HPV warts removed and for a while now it has been fine but recently I noticed that one of the "scars" look a little more prominent..

Local recurrence: is not unusual. Go back to your doctor for another treatment before it gets any larger. It is much easier when the lesions are small. ...Read more

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