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Doctor insights on: Different Kinds Of Hpv

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Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

HPV: HPV is a very common virus and there are many strains. Only a few of them are associated with cervical cancer for the female. Once you have the virus it will stay in your system. There is no treatment for the virus. The best prevention at this time is to get the HPV vaccine prior to sexual activity to prevent you from contracting the virus. Screening pap smears is important to look for changes. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Ingerman
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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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Does HPV no matter what kind leave the body with in 3 years?

Does HPV no matter what kind leave the body with in 3 years?

HPV: No. Not all hpv is cleared. Women between 20 & 30 have a better chance of clearing hpv then women 30-40. ...Read more

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If I have HPV no matter what kind and im a carrier does that go away?

If I have HPV no matter what kind and im a carrier does that go away?

HPV: No, not necessarily. Not all hpv is cleared. Women between 20 & 30 have a better chance of clearing hpv then women 30-40. ...Read more

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What are the different types of HPV ?

What are the different types of HPV ?

HPV: There are hundreds of different serotypes of hpv. What matters though is whether the hpv is low risk for cancer (6, 11) or high risk for cancer (16, 18, 31, 33, 37 ...). ...Read more

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I know there is different types of HPV , but what of it's been months and no signs or symptoms.I'm getting tested regardless just need higher thoughts?

Continue exams: I would suggest to continue regular exams and paps. Research is unclear whether your immune system fights and rids virus vs lays dormant. Best approach continue with regularly scheduled exams. ...Read more

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How are HPV and pcod different?

Different: Hpv (human papilloma virus) is a very common virus that can infect both men and women; pcod or pcos (polycystic ovarian syndrome) is a syndrome in females only, and involves anovulation and high androgen levels. ...Read more

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Can a girl get some kind of oral hpv?

Yes it can infect : Hpv virus can cause oral infection and is known to cause throat and oral cancer. ...Read more