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Doctor insights on: Castor Oil Genital Warts

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Is it okay to use castor oil on warts when breastfeeding?

Is it okay to use castor oil on warts when breastfeeding?

Yes, but won't work: Seborrheic keratoses sometimes go away when massaged twice a day with castor oil. They look warty but are not warts. Honest to goodness warts are caused by a virus and will not respond to castor oil. Try Mediplast tape on real warts. Generally works well.

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Can tea tree oil treat genital warts?

Can tea tree oil treat genital warts?

Not reliably: Nobody really knows. Tee tree oil is a common folk remedy but has never been studied scientifically. It's a skin irritant, so it might help. However, attempting treatment risks changing the appearance of the warts, making it more difficult for a doctor to accurately diagnose the problem. You would be much wiser to not treat yourself, see a doctor, then follow her professional advice.

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What happens if I just discovered small genital warts I know its a concern but can I get rid of them a.s.a.p?

What happens if I just discovered small genital warts I know its a concern but can I get rid of them a.s.a.p?

See a doctor: See a doctor or clinic for professional diagnosis and treatment advice. Over the counter chemicals and various folk remedies have not been studied scientifically and it isn't known how well they work, if at all. Some apparent warts actually are other skin conditions. Self treatment may change the appearince of skin bumps, without curing warts but making it harder to accurately diagnose.

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Can you tell me if I just discovered small genital warts I know its a concern but can I get rid of them a.S.A.P?

Yes: Small warts are easily treated with cautery or laser and this is quick they may return once or twice after treatment there are creams that treat the disease over a period of time and will treat areas where the virus is not exhibiting itself as warts.

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How fast do genital warts grow?

How fast do genital warts grow?

Highly vary...: Its pace of growth highly varies from (-) to zero to fast to reflect individual defense mechanism against hpv. So, it's hard to predict and just watch and work with doctor. Note: a recurrence rate of some 50% over time after rx is expected, and many hpv-infected persons are just its carriers with no symptoms or signs of hpv.

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What does genital warts look like?

What does genital warts look like?

See below: Visit this site for images of genital warts. https://www. Google. Com/search? Q=genital+warts&biw=1440&bih=704&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=QmIXVP-qF4rn8gHFnoCYDw&sqi=2&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

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How large can genital warts become?

Large clusters: Unttreated genital warts can form clusters and masses that can be mistaken for a tumor, especially in the rectal area, where they might not be noticed.

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Can I clear genital warts at home?

See your doctor: Genital warts are caused by the hpv virus family and are often treated in the office with freezing with cryotherapy or with electrocautery. In addition, between visits prescription to use at home are often given including either Aldara cream, Condylox (podofilox) Gel or other medications. Also, Gardasil is a vaccine that helps prevent some hpv infections. See a dermatologist to discuss options.

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Do genital warts have a root system?

No: Herpesvirus and hpv are usually the cause of multicentric genital tract infection. Virus involves nuclear rna-dna of the invected cells and does not have any ' roots'. Thank you for question.

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How can I put an end to genital warts?

How can I put an end to genital warts?

Warts: Warts may be treated with a variety of topical creams, liquid nitrogen, or surgery to name a few, depending on the size, number, and location. See a dermatologist for treatment options.

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Can I pass my genital warts to my baby?

Can I pass my genital warts to my baby?

Rarely.: Genital warts typically do not get passed to children during vaginal childbirth. As a result, the presence of genital warts are not an indication for delivery by c-section, and are usually not treated during pregnancy. The best option is to treat them following pregnancy.

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What can you do to treat genital warts?

What can you do to treat genital warts?

Destructive methods: There are a variety of topical treatments that can be used, or they can be frozen or burned off. Genital warts are caused by certain strains of the human papilloma virus and can potentially go away without treatment. Warts that recur or do not respond to treatment should be biopsied to rule out cancer.

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Can you get genital warts from a toilet?

Can you get genital warts from a toilet?

Yes possible: Papilloma virus is contagious possible but unlikely as most of the time it is not from toilets.

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How to remove flat genital warts at home?

How to remove flat genital warts at home?

Genital warts: Since warts are caused by a virus, hpv, it is best to be seen by a doc to get proper treatment. There are many at home treatments available.

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What do genital warts actually look like?

Raised bumps: Genital warts usually are raised bumps, often looking like a little skin tag or even a tiny cauliflower-like textured bump. They can also be flat or just a thickened spot on the skin with a different than normal feel or texture.

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Who is more susceptible to genital warts?

THe one: Who did not have immunity, only 1% will have them rest will get rid of them with 2 years, in those warts will not go away with out treatment, 4 out 5 had them by the age of 50. Of course immune compromised are very susceptible

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Are genital warts flat and not easy to see?

Depends: I guess it depends who is looking. An experienced Obgyn dermatologist or other doctor familiar with the variations in genital warts would not likely having trouble identifying flat genital warts.

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Can you have kids with having genital warts?

Yes: If you have genital warts there are some that would deliver by c-section to avoid spread to the baby at delivery. That is a bit drastic but done in some locals. Babies exposed to genital warts at birth have a risk of acquiring vocal cord warts and or genital warts, which may not be evident for up to three years. Genital warts appearing after that time bring on questions of sexual exploitation.

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