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Hpv And Cervical Cancer
Slight: HPV type 16 and 18 are responsible for the induction of cervix, vaginal and oral squamous Ca. For most patients the disease resolves spontaneously over 2 yrs. The persisten infections may lead to malignant transformation. It is estimated that 70% of women and men will come into contact with it during their life. Fortunately 80 to 90% of cases the human papillomavirus will be naturally eliminated ...Read more
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
If you have double high risk hpv and abnormal cells for 2 yrs straight what are the chances of having cervical cancer?
Cervical cancer??: The most common strain of HPV which can transform the cells of your cervix to become cancerous is Type 16. There are other Types of HPV which can do that and perhaps that is what you mean by double high risk. Nevertheless infection does not mean those viruses have performed their nasty deeds yet. You would first get a "Pap" smear done and if + then have a colposcopy to remove those nasty cells. ...Read more
Here are some...: Any cancer is the ending result of lifelong making process; so is cervical cancer to which some 75% of cases are clearly associated with high-risk subtypes of HPV like 16, 18, 33, 35, 39, etc., chiefly 16 & 18. Nonetheless, always take on diligence & vigilance to get annual PAP smear under colposcopy. More on life reality? To articles in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. Best wish... ...Read more
Can you get high risk HPV that causes cervical cancer from just genitals touching or from not having full penetration?
Yes: Hpv is a virus that causes all types of warts. Certain strains (16, 18, 31) r associated with high risk of cervical/laryngeal/anal cancer & can be spread through contact with infected genital skin, mucous membranes, or bodily fluids. Use adequate protection &/or consider getting the hpv vaccine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can I do to reduce my risk of cervical cancer? Since im infected with a high risk hpv virus. Pls help, am very worried.
Significant: Your risk to develop cervical cancer off course will be significantly higher due to the high risk for hpv infection as hpv infection is one of the risk factor. You should protect yourself and as much as possible try to decrease your risk from the hpv infection. Also, I strongly recommend you to have a regular follow up and papsmear with your gynecologist. Discuss further with your gynecologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very low: I tell my patients that we can pretty much eliminate the risk of them getting cancer from hpv if they follow-up regularly as directed with their primary doctor or ob/gyn. Hpv changes cells of the cervix, vagina, vulva, and anus that are detectable and treatable before cancer develops. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is HPV cervical cancer considered high risk. And if it is removed and pap test is normal can she still transmitt it through oral sex.
Dx with HPV 16 two years ago. Now I've been prescribed Enbrel (etanercept) for RA, can this med make worst the HPV and also be a high risk for cervical cancer?
Several suggestions: If HPV has been inactive it could be activated technically, though no studies have been done to show this. So, first have your OB-GYN do a thorough exam including a PAP smear, and if negative have the PAP smear repeated regularly. Second call the Enbrel (etanercept) nurse on call for recent reports or changes.* Enbrel (etanercept) is an important RA treatment so stick with it. Alternatives same problem.*1-888-436-2735. ...Read more
I have an abnormal pap smear. Hpv was found at high risk. What does that mean? Do I have cervical cancer? What happens if I become pregnant?
Need for follow-up: You do not have cancer but have higher than normal risk for cancer. You should get PAP smears done yearly, more frequently if your doctor suggests. Pregnancy would be okay, but make sure that you are taking pre-natal vitamins and keep in touch with your doctor for care throughout pregnancy. ...Read more
Have high risk hpv (but not 16 or 18). What are the chances and the symptoms of oral cancer? Just graduated college--drank heavily. Dentist unhelpful
No worries: Only certain throat cancers, not oral cancer in general, is due to HPV; and those cancers are caused only by HPV16. So you definitely are not at risk from your current HPV infection. And despite all the media attention to oral cancer from HPV, it remains rare, far less common than other cancers like breast, lung, colon, even in people with oral HPV16 (which you probably don't have). No worries! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the chances of a woman with high risk HPV cervical dysplasia history transmitting it to the male by oral sex.
I was diagnosed with high risk HPV and I'm getting a colposcopy in a few weeks. I'm freaking out! How likely will it cause cancer?
If I clear high risk hpv, what can it do to me when I'm old, like 70 or more, and my immune system isn't as good as it is now? Does it mean cancer?
Regular followup: That you have cleared a high risk strain of hpv for now is a good thing. However, once you have it it could return at any tome. Regular followup exams and testing by your doc will be your best plan. Hopefully, it will never produce cancer, but it certainly could at some point. ...Read more
Not likely: The data you provided does not comport with a diagnosis of cancer, not even pre-cancer. However, you need to follow your doctor's instructions for repeat testing, 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, if you have sex. ...Read more
I tested positive for high risk HPV but negative for the strains that usually cause cancer. So why am I still considered high risk? I'm confused
HPV: High risk hpv can lead to cervical cancer if ignored. You are already involved with your healthcare. As long as you and your doctor stay on top of the issue and treat abnormalities when they appear, you will most likely never get cancer. Stay involved with your health care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My pap read: Specimen processed and examined, but unsatisfactory due to obscuring blood and inflammation. Neg high risk hpv. Treat? This cancer?
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Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
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