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Doctor insights on: Condyloma Hpv

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Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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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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What is some basic knowledge about condyloma acuminata (hpv virus)?

What is some basic knowledge about condyloma acuminata (hpv virus)?

Viral: This is a very common type of infection that most of us have been exposed to at some point. It's estimated that up to 92% of sexually active adults have some type of hpv infection (there are over 100 subtypes). Condyloma (warts) are caused by hpv type 6 & 11. Transmission is by touch & is basically the same as a wart on any other part of the body. ...Read more

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This is for two different people not me. Can you have vaginal condylomas without having hpv? And also can you have a plantar wart and not having hpv?

This is for two different people not me. Can you have vaginal condylomas without having hpv? And also can you have a plantar wart and not having hpv?

Mostly No and no: HPV is the commonest cause of vaginal condylomas and planter warts. These due to different strains of HPV. However depending on the accuracy or your diagnosis, there may be alternative infectious agents. ...Read more

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Is there any specific way to distinguish genital warts (condyloma) caused by low-risk HPV & condyloma caused by the secondary stage of syphilis?

Yes: If your physician can biopsy the warts then the cause can be determined accurately. If you want to avoid this you can get blood tests for syphillis to make sure you do not have syphillis. ...Read more

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Are the following conditions the same HPV virus, condyloma acuminatum and warts ?

Yes, sorta: There is more than one kind of wart and more than one kind of wart virus. Condyloma accuminata are genital warts and should not be confused with plantar warts or other skin warts. Condyloma are from hpv (human papilloma virus). ...Read more

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Can you have a condyloma on your vaginal wall if you do not have hpv?

Can you have a condyloma on your vaginal wall if you do not have hpv?

Yes: There are two main types of condyloma. Condyloma acuminata is caused by hpv types 6 and 11 and is termed hpv warts. Condyloma lata is caused by syphilis. If you suspect either, see your doctor for diganosis, treatment and discussion. ...Read more

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Doctor said "it looks like its condyloma. Papsmere is normal. Not HPV." So what it condyloma?

Warts Caused By HPV: Condyloma is an infiectious disease transmitted by direct sexual contact characterized by presence of warts caused by Human Pappiloma Virus ...Read more

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My biopsy results were abnormal. The dr said i had condyloma. Does this mean I have low risk hpv? What is the treatment? And will i get genital warts?

Not necessarily: If you are referring to a cervical biopsy, you have cervical hpv. Most condyloma are low risk hpv, but it is possible to be high risk type. Mild dysplasia requires no treatment. 80% of this will clear spontaneously. Generally cervical hpv does not cause external or vulvar warts/condyloma. ...Read more

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I have condyloma (genital wart) and im pregnant now could that effect on my baby in my uterus that mean my baby also get hpv virus... ?

I have condyloma (genital wart) and im pregnant now could that effect on my baby in my uterus that mean my baby also get hpv virus... ?

Not while developing: This virus limits it's spread to direct contact.While inside your uterus, the baby is protected by several tissue membranes from external agents.The only possible invaders would need to get there through your blood, which this does not do.There is potential for the baby to acquire virus during natural delivery, if you are shedding at that time.Babies can develop genital or vocal cord warts later. ...Read more

Dr. Bryan Treacy
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Genital Warts (Definition)

Genital warts are warts with a raised, irregular, flesh colored appearance and can be found anywhere throughout the genital area. The medical term for them is condylomata accuminata and they are caused by certain subtypes of the human papilloma virus (HPV). They are mildly contagious by direct genital contact but are NOT a risk for cervical cancer (which is caused by other subtypes of HPV). There are multiple treatments available and there is also ...Read more


Condyloma (Definition)

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 ...Read more