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Does HPV go away over time?

Does HPV go away over time?

Maybe: Hpv is human pappiloma virus. It causes visible warts and times non-visible warts. Hpv is a known cause of cervical cancer and other cancers. As the body recognizes the virus, one could become devoid of the warts. They usually persist at some level or stage. If young, make sure you are vaccinated, both male and female. Practice safe sex. Get gyn checks and pap smears as per guidelines. ...Read more

Dr. Payam Mehranpour
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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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Hpv does it go away?

Hpv does it go away?

No: Hpv can be in your skin and there is no visible wart. ...Read more

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How does HPV go away?

How does HPV go away?

Often spontaneously: Human papillomavirus - hpv - isnow very common among young adults in the usa, with over 100 different sub-types known. In many persons, it spontaneously disappears entirely. In some, it persists and can lead to dysplasia (abnormal cells) or cancer. Other sub-types are associated with warts. A health care professional can provide treatment that can help specific lesions resolve. ...Read more

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Will HPV ever go away?

Many actually do go: Many young/healthy teens/adult contract the hpvs but some have the natural ability to clear them over time. The exact percentage is unknown and we don't have a way to determine who can and who cannot clear the infections. We just know many persist with the infection and causes diseases such as cervical cancers, genital/anal warts etc..Best is to prevent them--vaccines, protection/condom. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does HPV ever go away?

Does HPV ever go away?

Might,however: The HPV represent a family of dozens of virus strains that have a pattern of staying within an infected host forever. For some that have easily recognized features like the warts, it is obvious when they become inactive.(disappear) However, they also may reappear years later. Some strains may never come out of their hiding places, but I always assume they could. Some probably never do. ...Read more

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Can HPV go away on its own?

Can HPV go away on its own?

HPV: Most such infections clear spontaneously, although those strains that do not have the potential (depending upon which ones you have) to lead to malignancies. ...Read more

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How can I make HPV go away faster?

How can I make HPV go away faster?

Sorry, you can't: There are effective treatments for genital warts, cervical dyspasia, or other HPV abnormalities and may speed clearing of HPV itself. Smoking contributes to persistent HPV and stopping tobacco may help the immune system clear it faster. But that's about all. There are no other treatments, diet, lifestyle, or anything else known to help. But most HPV infections eventually clear up within 1-2 yrs. ...Read more

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I have hpv 16 does it ever go away ?

Sometimes: There is no specific treatment but some infections spontaneously go away. But don't rely on this. Instead get PAP smears every year as 16 and 18 have a high risk for cervical cancer. And keep yourself healthy with good habits. ...Read more

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