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High Risk Hpv During Pregnancy
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
Not particularly: Many women carry evidence of high risk HPV strains for decades without it effecting having families. If you are not in the midst of treatment for cervical cancer, the cervix/uterus will carry a pregnancy as it would otherwise & the HPV would be just a novelty. Pregnancy would not increase or decrease the risk involved. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After having 3 miscarriages i was wondering if my current pregnancy is considered high risk? I have HPV which i just recently found out about not sure if that could be a factor of why I am miscarrying
HPV and CIN: What's the question? With proper care, there is almost no risk this will progress to cervical cancer; follow your doctor's advice about follow-up. The HPV eventually will go away. If you have a regular sex partner, he doesn't need care unless he sees a penile wart or other penis skin problem. You and he can safely continue sex. Does that cover what's on your mind? ...Read more
Somewhat: It depends on how much cervical tissue was removed with the leep procedure. You might be at a somewhat higher risk for cervical incompetence which can lead to a premature delivery. Most women who have undergone a leep procedure will have no problems during their pregnancy. Your OB may follow you closer and if it appears that the cervix is prematurely dilating, special procedures can be done to hel. ...Read more
I was 19 when diagnosed with high risk hpv. I had a cone biopsy. Recently 23 y.O i've had bad pelvic pain. Pain during sex discharge ect. Is it back?
High risk HPV (cin 3) at 19, cone biopsy done, am now 24 with missed period, pain during sex and spotting between periods. Smoker and sexually active?
Back to OBGYN: The risk of hpv infection in women is directly related to the number of male sex partners sex with a new partner is a stronger risk factor than sex with a steady partner both vaginal and anal intercourse are major risk factors for hpv infection transmission is usually asymptomatic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unlikely: Papillex is essentially an vitamin/mineral/nutritional supplement designed and advertised to boost your immune system. Truth: a strong immune system is important in prevention and treatment of any type of infection. Are there any 'controlled, randomized, double-blind, valid' scientific studies showing that papillex or any otc supplement truly boosts your immune system to help cure hpv. Answer: no. ...Read more
Need further testing: Hpv infection is very common, and consists of a large family of related viruses. Certain types are considered high-risk in that they are associated with higher rates of cancer. To type these viruses, further testing, called serotyping, must be performed for identification. See you gynecologist or primary care physician for details, and be sure to use condoms during sex. ...Read more
Usually nothing: High risk hpv types are not associated with any problems during vaginal delivery. Hpv 11, which causes warts can cause a rare condition in babies if they are exposed to the vaginal or cervical warts during delivery. Talk to your doctor if you are concerned about this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nurse said Pap showed Atypia high risk HPV but not types16 or 18. Can you give me information on what that means exactly?
Abnormal reading: Years ago they discovered a link between HPV & various cancers.HPV is a family of dozens of virus strains.The predominant strains linked to cervical cancer are 16 & 18 but there are others.You just need to keep your follow up appointments.Atypia does not mean cancer but could be a sign you could head that direction.It may never happen but you are at risk. ...Read more
I'm 36 had two abnormal paps six months apart. Second pap told me I have high risk hpv. Will this go away? Is it contagious?
No/Yes it can be,,,: This doesn't go away, and can spread if not treated. Your next step should be colposcopy and likely a cone biopsy to remove this. As it is a virus it can be contageous. If you have a high risk hpv, like types 16 and 18, it would be wise to be diligent about getting your pap smear screen every year. Best of luck. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more