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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


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Which is better for genital warts -- freeze them off, or burn them off?

Which is better for genital warts -- freeze them off, or burn them off?

Cryosurgery: Destroying genital warts with cryosurgery causes less collateral damage compared to electrodesiccation. Also, anesthesia and postoperative wound care is not usually necessary with cryosurgery. ...Read more

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My boyfriend had genital warts and had some frozen off then got a cream should he buy some wart freeze away to get the rest ?

Get HPV vaccine: This answer is for you more than for your BF. Get HPV vaccine, it will protect you against HPV infections that cause cervical cancer and genital warts, at least protects from most of them. Your BF should consult a doctor and get tested for other STDs also. ...Read more

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What is genital warts?

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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Reproductive Organs (Definition)

The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more


Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Warts are outgrowths of the skin, usually caused by a virus. They are self-limited, meaning that they can go away on its own ...Read more