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What're the first signs of skin cancer?

What're the first signs of skin cancer?

Enlarging skin bumps: They can take a variety of different appearances depending on what type of cancer. Melanoma is the most aggressive, see the pic i attached. Squamous cells are scaly and can ulcerate if large. Basal cells are "pearly" and also can ulcerate and bleed. If you have concern for an enlarging spot on your skin, have it looked at by your md or dermatologist for evaluation and possible biopsy (in office. ...Read more

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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 are the first signs of developing strep throat?

What are the first signs of developing strep throat?

Strep Throat Symptom: Strep throat presents as severe sore throat, sudden fever, often with headache and swollen lymph nodes in the upper neck. If you suspect, go see your primary healthcare provider. ...Read more

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What are the first signs of hiv?

What are the first signs of hiv?

...: When someone is first infected with HIV they can have a flu-like illness. People can live many years without having any symptoms until their immune system gets weak from HIV and they develop an opportunistic infection (like thrush or pcp) or cancer. If concerned about HIV exposure, see a doctor about getting tested. There are effective treatment options for hiv. ...Read more

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What are the first signs of a rabies infection?

What are the first signs of a rabies infection?

Rabies symptoms: For rabies to occur, there usually has to be a recognizable exposure - such as a dog, cat or other mammal bite. Sometimes bats are involved, but that may not always include a bite. Since rabies is a viral infection - the first symptoms are 'non-specific' like headache, fever or malaise (feel wiped out). Further in the course, more characteristic symptoms develop like hydrophobia. See an MD. ...Read more

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What are signs of HPV the STD ?

What  are signs of HPV the STD ?

HPV: Many woman do not have not signs or symptoms with hpv. Hpv is a family of viruses, if you have the right one, you could have genital warts. ...Read more

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What are the signs of invincible genital warts for men?

What are the signs of invincible genital warts for men?

They are invisible : Some times hpv virus will not show exfoliative lesions ( warts ) remain dormant on surface seen only by tests , then no signs or symptoms can transmit to the partner ...Read more

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What are the early signs of oral cancer?

A white or red patch: Or any other sore or swelling in your mouth that doesn't go away after a week should be evaluated by a dentist. Oral cancer is very treatable in its early stages. Unfortunately, by the time a patient notices something abnormal, it may be more advanced. Prevention and early detection are essential! see your dentist regularly. Your dentist &/or hygienist should do an oral cancer exam twice a year. ...Read more

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What are the first or early signs/symptoms of schizophrenia ?

What are the first or early signs/symptoms of schizophrenia ?

Schizophrenia : Social withdrawal, moodiness, increasingly eccentric thoughts, possible delusions and/or hallucinations, paranoia, to name a few. A psychiatric evaluation is of paramount importance. ...Read more

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Which are first signs of HIV in females?

Which are first signs of HIV in females?

Acute retroviral sx: The most common symptoms of acute retroviral infection is no signs/symptoms. The acute syndrome is no different in males or females ; may present as a mononucleosis like illness. Fever (38-40c), fatigue, ; myalgias; sore throat w/ or w/o swollen tonsils; generalized red body rash; non-tender swelling of lymph nodes in armpits ; front /back of the neck. It takes an alert physician to diagnose! ...Read more

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What are the first signs of diebates?

What are the first signs of diebates?

Kinda subtle: Diabetes is failure of the body to regulate blood sugar levels so you end up with persistent elevation of sugar in your blood . The reasons for this vary and not all diabetics are overweight. Some of the initial symptoms include feeling tired, being thirsty a lot , frequent urination, weight changes. The screening for this disease is pretty straightforward and early detection is crucial. ...Read more

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What are the first 10 signs of pregnancy?

What are the first 10 signs of pregnancy?

A whole Textbook: This question may not be easily answered in this simple forum. It could take a whole book to discuss the answers to this question. There are numerous pregnancy and pre-natal books available. It may be wise to get one to use as your guide. I would also hope that you will learn now to avoid pregnancy. If you need health care please contact planned parenthood. ...Read more

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What are the first signs of lupus?

What are the first signs of lupus?

Variable, see below: Fatigue and fever, joint pain, stiffness and swelling, butterfly-shaped rash on the face that covers the cheeks and bridge of the nose, skin lesions that appear or worsen with sun exposure, raynaud's phenomenon shortness of breath, chest pain, dry eyes headaches, confusion, memory loss for additional information consult this site. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/lupus/ds00115/dsection=symptom. ...Read more

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What are the first warning signs of breast cancer?

What are the first warning signs of breast cancer?

Silence: In this country, breast cancer is most often detected by mammogram, before any symptoms. Other symptoms include a painless new lump, swollen lymph nodes in the armpit, dimpling in the skin of the breast, a newly inverted nipple, scaling or crusting of the nipple, or a sore on the breast that grown and doesn't heal. ...Read more

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What are the first early signs and symptoms of ménière's disease?

What are the first early signs and symptoms of ménière's disease?

Some: Not everyone gets all of the signs or symptoms. But, dizziness, a feeling or fullness in the ear or ears, and decreased hearing could be noticed by someone. ...Read more

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What are the first signs of a miscarriage?

What are the first signs of a miscarriage?

It could be: Bleeding, cramping, abdominal pain. Pls see your doctor if you have any symptoms that you are concerned about. ...Read more

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Any first month of pregnancy signs and symptoms?

Any first month of pregnancy signs and symptoms?

Many possible: Early pregnancy symptoms can include tender or swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of a period; increased frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings; passing gas; enlarging waist line. Etc. There may be an increase in white vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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Is bloating one of the first signs of pregnancy?

Is bloating one of the first signs of pregnancy?

Late period: Late or missed period is the first, and the only completely reliable sign before a positive HCG test. After a positive test, very few signs but many symptoms are reported. In my patient population, i've noticed that fatigue and need for more sleep are the earliest consistent reports. ...Read more

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The signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in teens?

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The signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in teens?

Not in teens: Cervical cancer is not a disease of teenagers.Std is way more common that anything-if the teenager is sexually active.Obviously becoming sexually active at a young age-would be a risk factor for cervical ca-especially if the partner is+ for hpv.The risk will be higher if promiscuous and using alcohol and smoking.It takes time for abnormal cell to develop into cancer. Discuss further with your gyne. ...Read more

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What are the early symptoms of heartattack? at the age of 21

What are the early symptoms of heartattack? at the age of 21

Very Unlikely: Heart attacks are extremely rare under 40 years of age, unless you have a family history of Early heart attacks which happens when you have extremely high cholesterol levels due to genetics. Heart attack is menifested as Pain in the front part of the chest(behind the breast Bone). Sometimes it feels like extreme pressure and you feel suffocated. There is often a cold sweat that accompanies the pai ...Read more

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Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

HPV: Hi, most of HPV infections are cleared by the body within 2 years. There is currently no specific treatment for HPV infection. But there is vaccine approved for use in women and men to prevent the high risk HPVs. ...Read more

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How do women first get hpv?

How do women first get hpv?

Mostly from sexual: Hpv is mostly transmitted via sexual transmitted disease. Although women can get it from non-sexual transmission but the incidence is very low. ...Read more

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What are some signs of HPV in a man?

What are some signs of HPV in a man?

HPV in men: There are many strains of hpv (almost a hundred), and most do not cause any signs or symptoms in men or women. However, a few strains will cause warts in certain areas, including the mouth/throat, genitals, and anus. A few strains have also been implicated in causing cancer of the penis, just as they can cause cancer of the cervix in females. ...Read more

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What are the signs o HPV in women and men? Who giives it to who

What are the signs o HPV in women and men?  Who giives it to who

Depends on strain: Hpv is a family with >50 known strains at this point.Four strains seem to dominate the harm inflicted on humans, 2 more internal & 2 external.External strains produce wart like growths on genitals that may start as tiny bumps & grow to inch sized clusters or more. Internal strains may be carried unrecognized for 20+ years before causing cancer.Infected parties give it to uninfected, m=f. ...Read more

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Can i get HPV if my bf was just tested and is clean? And he's is my first also

Can i get HPV if my bf was just tested and is clean? And he's is my first also

No test for men: Currently there is no test for men for hpv. His doctor may have said he has no warts due to hpv, but that does not mean he is not a carrier. Go to this website to read more about hpv and men. http://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/stdfact-hpv-and-men.htm. ...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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What are the signs and symptoms of hpv?

Usually none: Most HPV infections cause no symptoms at all and nothing abnormal on examination. But some infections cause genital or anal warts, and others can cause cancer. But actual cancer is easily prevented by regular health care. And you can prevent the most important HPV related health problems by immunization. Talk to your primary care doctor about the available vaccines. ...Read more

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If I am exposed to HPV after one month of my first shot of gardasil, will I get hpv?

If I am exposed to HPV after one month of my first shot of gardasil, will I get hpv?

Possible: The protection is best after all three injections. However, even one injection could infer some protection. ...Read more

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Why do doctors say someone is "clear" of HPV when the person ceases to show outward signs of the disease? Hpv is for "life" and cannot be eliminated.

Why do doctors say someone is "clear" of HPV when the person ceases to show outward signs of the disease? Hpv is for "life" and cannot be eliminated.

Primary vs secondary: People will often clear the primary stage of HPV within two years if they have a normal immune system. As you say, it then can hibernate in your body for life produce problems later. Your issue is with a difference in how you use terminology. Clearing the first stage is just that, it does not mean eliminating the germ. ...Read more

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What are signs of HPV the STD ?

HPV: Many woman do not have not signs or symptoms with hpv. Hpv is a family of viruses, if you have the right one, you could have genital warts. ...Read more

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My first son, 40 years old they had to put him in isolation because I had small worts on my virgina. I forget what they called it, is this HPV?

My first son, 40 years old  they had to put him in isolation because I had small worts on my virgina. I forget what they called it, is this HPV?

Confusing: Forty when you delivered ? If you had genital warts, they are likely caused by one of the few strains of HPV that trigger them. There would be no reason to isolate a baby born vaginally while you have them. The baby might develop genital warts up to 2 or so years after birth or have warts appear on their vocal cords, but there is no risk to others that would require isolation. ...Read more

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If you've had the same partner for 10 years and for the first time in 10 years have an abnormal pap positive for HPV, does this mean they cheated?

Not necessarily: It can literally take anywhere from days to years after exposure to develop an abnormal pap. A good reference: http://www.nccc-online.org/index.php/hpv-and-relationships ...Read more

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Hpv my ex wife just told me she has the form of HPV that causes cancer. Should i be worried about having this and passing it on. I have never had any signs of having anything.

HPV : Hpv is a viral infection that can be passed thru bodily contact with an infected individual. This virus can live dormant in the body until stimulated, at which time you will typically notice open sores and crusting lesions. You should discuss this with your physician for more information and management. ...Read more

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If I have HPV and i had the warts removed can I give HPV to my husband to be? If so what precautions can I take? #nqlu i was a assulted and got HPV as a result. I started showing signs. Warts and my gyno burned them off and i've been free of them for ove

If I have HPV and i had the warts removed can I give HPV to my husband to be?  If so what precautions can I take? #nqlu i was a assulted and got HPV as a result. I started showing signs. Warts and my gyno burned them off and i've been free of them for ove

The : The virus can still be transmitted unfortunately. I am very sorry that this happened to you. Hpv vaccination has now been approved for men, so this is an option to discuss with your and his physician. I am sorry that you have been worried about this and i hope this puts your mind at rest. ...Read more

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Could warts be a sign of the dangerous HPV virus?

Could warts be a sign of the dangerous HPV virus?

There are a large #: Of different human papilloma viruses that cause warts on different areas of the body. Only some of the types are associated w cervical cancer. ...Read more

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Having sex for the first time does it mean you will have hpv?

Having sex for the first time does it mean you will have hpv?

No: Getting hpv depends on if your sexual partner is infected with the virus, not if its your first time. ...Read more

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Before i go to a doctor,what are some of the signs for Oral HPV?And how is it spread?mean Oral Hpv

Usually asymptomatic: Oral HPV usually is acquired by performing oral sex on Most oral HPV causes no symptoms at all. Sometimes warts in or around the mouth. Throat cancer can occur due to HPV, but usually not before age 40. All oral HPV problems are more frequent in people with immune deficiency, such as advanced HIV infection.infected partners. See a doctor, as you are planning to do. Good luck. ...Read more

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In Oct. my daughter received her first HPV shot & in the area a small itchy, crusty bump formed. Tiny bumps around main bump. ?

Allergy?: From this description, it sounds like your daughter may be allergic to the vaccine. That's rare, and such an allergic reaction should not last this long. But she should see her pediatrician (or whoever gave the vaccine) before she receives the second dose. ...Read more

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Pap smear done shows hpv not abnormal no signs of lesions. Advised to retest in 6 months. Should I be alarmed or could it be a false reading ?

Pap smear done shows hpv not abnormal no signs of lesions. Advised to retest in 6 months. Should I be alarmed or could it be a false reading ?

Yes and no: There are some safeguards in the procedure. A pap smear should never be reported out unless the smear is first an adequate specimen ( has the right kind of cervical cells on the slide) as judged by the person reviewing the slide.If adequate, and no abnormal cells are seen, it would be reported as negative.Can errors be made ?, yes. ...Read more