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Genital Warts: Genital warts (condyloma) are soft fleshy growths that may be rough on the surface. They are sexually transmitted and result from an infection with human papilloma virus (hpv) they may show up anywhere that contact happens such as vagina, penis, or anus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probably: Since this virus is transmitted by touch, you more than likely have the viral infection but may not have the actual lesions. Years ago, we would colposcope the penis of men whose sexual partners had condyloma looking for the skin changes of the virus. Probably 60-70% chance that they are there. ...Read more
Oral Cancers: Mounting evidence suggests causal relationship between hpv and oral cancers. The hpv virus which is responsible for genital warts has recently been implicated (although evidence has been mounting for 1-2 decades) that the same hpv virus (especially subtypes 16&18) are responsible for oral cancers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it take to heal from having condyloma removed?Its been almost three weeks no improvements.
Genital warts: About 90% of genital warts are caused by 2 specific hpv types (6 and 11) and are the least likely to have cancer-causing potential. Genital warts may go away on their own in about 10-20% of people over a period of 3-4 months. There at a variety of therapies available to help remove and suppress them. They are quite contagious when present. They appear as colliflower type growths or smaller bumps. ...Read more
What is my risk of catching condyloma from my flatmate? We use the same toilet but i try to sanitize it as much as i can
Condylomata : This viral infection is passed from person to person. Avoiding contact with a person with an active infection is the best preventive measure. For young people, there is a vaccine which is very helpful at preventing this infection. ...Read more
What is the difference between cervical flat condyloma and cervical intraephitelial neoplasia (cin), or are these the same?
My flatmate has condyloma and molluscum contagiosum. Is my risk of catching these diseases high & what should I do to minimize the risk?
Wound healing: After the removal of the condyloma, with usual wound care outlined by your physician, the area should heal in with normal tissue. As probably instructed by your physician, you will need to monitor the area for reoccurrence (if its in an area that is visualized). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was diagnosed with internal condyloma and will go through surgery. Is there any supplement I could take to help?
Had condyloma removed july 1st still bleeding heavy and was wondering if that was normal?Went to dr. But dr. Didnt say anything about it being infectd
Yes: Condylomata needs rx and yes it will grow around and among hair. ...Read more