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Doctor insights on: Condiloma Acuminata

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Can a person infected with acuminata lead a normal life?

Can a person infected with acuminata lead a normal life?

Yes: It's as simple as having them lasered off every few months. They're easy to treat. Barrier protection is always good, warts or no. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How do you define condylomata acuminata?

How do you define condylomata acuminata?

Genital warts: Condylomata acuminita are genital warts (or anal warts). They are caused by the human papilloma virus (hpv). Typically, the strains that cause warts have a low risk of causing cancer. The treatment is the same as for warts in other places: freeze, burn and/or cut them off. Condoms can be helpful but not always effective at prevention as the warts can occur in places not covered by the condom. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of condylomata acuminata?

What are the symptoms of condylomata acuminata?

None: There are lesions that do not cause symptoms such as pain, or discomfort. They can grow over time and become unsightly bu do not cause pain. ...Read more

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What things make it more likely to get condylomata acuminata?

What things make it more likely to get condylomata acuminata?

All sex: Even sex with condoms doesn't completely eliminate risk. I have seen many condyloma at the base of the penis, an area not covered by the condom. So, even protected sex can transmit this common viral infection. Also, some hpv types can lead to cervical cancer for women. Getting the hpv vaccine may help prevent certain hpv infections, but not all. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Condylomata acuminata?

What is the definition or description of: Condylomata acuminata?

Here are some...: Condyloma acuminata denotes the manifesting skin new growth from the HPV-infected skin. Most of times its appearance coupling with clinical backgrounds brings its diagnosis correctly, but at times the biopsy or excision of the lesion may needed for confirmation. HPV is the abbrev of human papilloma virus. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for condylomata acuminata?

What is the treatment for condylomata acuminata?

Podofilox, Imiquimod: Cryosurgery freezing warts with liqid nitrogen. Surgical excision or electrcautery for large warts. Please remember that they are very highly contageous. Good luck less than a minute ago. ...Read more

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I am a nervous wreck. My daughter has condylomata acuminata. Can you tell me about it?

Genital warts: High contagious sexually transmitted disease caused by human papillomavirus (hpv). Spread by direct skin-to-skin contact. In females can lead to cervical cancer. Need to see doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Can treat with topicals (podophyllin, imiquimod, veregen), liquid nitrogen, trichloroacetic acid (tca), lasers, electrocautery), . ...Read more

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