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Doctor insights on: Condylomata Acuminata In Children

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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

Dr. Andrew Berry
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Condylomata Acuminata (Definition)

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 ...Read more


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What sort of disease is condylomata acuminata?

What sort of disease is condylomata acuminata?

Condiloma acuminata: Basically is genital warts that growed so much that forms sort of plaques. ...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

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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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May I use aldara (imiquimod) creme for condylomata acuminata? Is there any negative consequences?

May I use aldara (imiquimod) creme for condylomata acuminata? Is there any negative consequences?

Aldara (imiquimod) Side Effects: Common side effects of Aldara (imiquimod) include: local inflammatory rxn, application site rxn, headache, influenza-like sx, anorexia, dizziness, pain, chest pain, diarrhea, lymphadenopathy, and dyspepsia.
Serious reactions include: exfoliative dermatitis, erythema multiforme, and urinary retention. ...Read more

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Doctor confirmed I have condylomata acuminata and need to follow up. Will this needed throughout my life?

Genital warts: Condylomata accuminata are genital warts. They are treated in different ways depending on the size and severity of the lesions. They can come and go, so are not necessarily something you will have to deal with on an ongoing basis. See your gyn for recommendations that pertain to your specific situation. ...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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If hair cannot grow through a genital wart (condyloma acuminata) what could the condition be?

Lymphocele: There are several possible things this could be. I presume this arose quickly. If so I believe this could be a lymphocele, a collection of lymph fluid resulting from a blockage of lymphatic fluid channels. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Since condyloma acuminatum is not curable, what should I do?

Discuss with GYN Dr.: Your gyn dr. Has likely performed culposcopy (speculum exam of vagina & cervix). Dr. Will know whether and treatment is necessary. Sexual partner/s should be edvised to use a condom to avoid transmission. ...Read more

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What are condyloma acuminatum?

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

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What are this two things prurigo nodule and condyloma acuminatum and how does it effect normal life?

What are this two things prurigo nodule and condyloma acuminatum and how does it effect normal life?

2 completely differe: Utterly different things. Each has significant effects. Both are treatable. See a dermatologist. Condyloma is a viral wart std. Prurigo is a nodule caused by compulsive scratching of an intense itch. ...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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My husband has just been told he has prurigo nodule and condyloma acuminatum how with this effect us, normal life, can we kiss dr gave no details?

My husband has just been told he has prurigo nodule and condyloma acuminatum how with this effect us, normal life, can we kiss dr gave no details?

Keep loving him: You already have the same strains of HPV as he does. Keep kissing and doing everything else. These HPV strains are all over; I'm going to assume that one of you was with somebody else before you met and that this isn't a problem. Prurigo nodularis is troublesome but not catching. I'm glad you have each other -- and may you remain happy together for many decades to come. ...Read more

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What is genital warts?

Viral infection: These are warts caused by a virus. This is common this day and age and is a sexually transmitted disease. They may be very visible or not visible at all. Guardisil is an immunization used to prevent certain sero types of the virus so as to help prevent cervical cancer. It is given to young females and some give it to males. The wart is caused by the human papilloma virus. ...Read more

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What is genital warts?

Tumor: A tumor caused by the human papillomavirus in the genital region. ...Read more

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How are genital warts treated?

How are genital warts treated?

Destruction: Genital warts are from type 6 & 11 human papillomavirus infection. They are the most common sexually transmitted disease & must be destroyed to treat. This includes treatment with topical medications, as well as laser ablation, excision & removal or freezing. There is a 30% chance of recurrence with this type of infection. ...Read more

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What are the causes of genital warts?

A virus: A sexually transmitted virus called human papilloma virus is the cause of warts. ...Read more

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What are the causes of genital warts?

Through sexual conta: They are caused by the human papilloma virus, (certain strains) that is transmitted from skin contact, most often during sexual intercourse. ...Read more

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What is genital warts and what causes it?

What is genital warts and what causes it?

Genital Warts: Genital warts are soft growths on the skin and mucus membranes of the genitals. They may be found on the penis, vulva, urethra, vagina, cervix, and around and in the anus.
Genital warts are a sexually transmitted infection (sti).The virus that causes genital warts is called human papilloma virus (hpv). More than 70 different types of hpv exist. Certain types of hpv can lead to precancerous changes. ...Read more

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What are things mistaken for genital warts?

Skin tags: Skin tags can be mistaken for condyloma. But most doctors should be pretty good at distinguishing between the 2. A biopsy can make a definitive diagnosis as well. ...Read more

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How to cure genital warts?

How to cure genital warts?

Genital warts: There is no single effective cure for removal of genital warts. A number of treatment options exist; however, no treatment is 100% effective in eliminating warts and preventing them from coming back in all patients. It also is not possible to eliminate infection with human papillomavirus once it has occurred. Genital warts may go away on their own in about 10%-20% of people over 3-5 months. ...Read more

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How to cure genital warts?

No cure: There is no cure, but there are many treatments and 2 vaccines. ...Read more

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Is genital warts harmful?

Yes: Yes genital warts are caused by hpv virus, contagious in female they can cause cancer of cervix and must be treated. Vaccination is available to prevent cervical cancer by avoiding the infection. ...Read more

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Are genital warts dangerous?

Warts: Genital warts pose the greatest threat to women exposed to certain strains of the virus responsible for genital warts. In some cases, cervical cancer may develop. ...Read more

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How are genital warts spread?

Genital Warts: Genital warts are usually spread by direct contact. ...Read more

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I believe I have genital warts?

Genital warts: Are a commonly acquired sexually transmitted infection that appears as small, cauliflower like growths on the skin. The easiest way to diagnose them is from direct visualization by a medical professional. Treatment may involve topical cream, freezing or even minor surgery. As always, be sure to practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Causes of genital warts in men?

Causes of genital warts in men?

Human papillomavirus: Genital warts are a sexually transmitted disease caused by a human papillomavirus (HPV). There are over 100 types of HPV that are sexually transmitted, but only two of them (HPV6, HPV11) cause most warts. A highly effective vaccine prevents infection with HPV 6 and 11, as well as 7 other HPV types that cause the large majority of genital, anal, and throat cancers. ...Read more

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Can genital warts go by themselves?

Yes: They are caused by a virus and your body's immune system will tend to eliminate it. This could take a while though because the viruses tend to go to places where they are difficult to reach and attack. ...Read more

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Why do my genital warts keep returning?

It depends...: If this is happening over a few weeks or months, it's probably nothing special. Just keep treating them, or see a doctor for in-office treatment, maybe with cautery or freezing. They'll eventually stop recurring. If it's happening over more than a few months, it might not be warts; although such late recurrence can happen, it is uncommon. See a doctor to confirm the diagnosis and for treatment. ...Read more

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Is hvp the only cause for genital warts?

Is hvp the only cause for genital warts?

Yes: One of the subtype of hpv virus is attributed for development of papillomas (warts), 90% time by sub type 6 and 11, ; also 16 and 18. These two cause cervical cancer in 70% of cases. ...Read more

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What is exactly inside of genital warts?

Here are some...: - some 40 forms of hpv affect skin of penis, scrotum, vulva and mucosa of mouth, urethra, vagina and cervix;
- majority of the infected are asymptomatic; if asymptomatic for 2+ yrs after exposure, most likely, you will be free of hpv;
- if warts appear, it occurs usually weeks to months after exposure;
- high recurrence after any rx;

more? Ask doc. For anyone, practice low-risk healthy lifestyle. ...Read more

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What to do if I have contracted genital warts?

What to do if I have contracted genital warts?

Get medical help: Go to venerial disease clinic or see a gynecologist for treatment ASAP ...Read more

Dr. Bryan Treacy
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Genital Warts (Definition)

Warts with a raised, irregular, flesh colored appearance and can be found anywhere ...Read more