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How Long Can Genital Warts Last
Genital warts: Genital warts can be a clinical manifestation of human papilomavirus . Up to 90 percent of them are associated with HPV. Although treatment can get rid of them they often recur in 20 to 30 percent of people. Spontaneous regression occurs in 40%. Many warts remain asymptomatic and can last for months. Treatment is medical and sometimes surgical. ...Read more
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
Depends: If you don't seek any medical treatment, of which there are many options available,most people will clear the warts with their own immune system within 2 years.However,just because the wart is gone,this does not mean you have gotten rid of the virus that caused them.There are also many topical creams, gels, ointments, and injections.If those don't work, try freezing,surgical excision,laser,cautery ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
1/2 hour: If it is warm enough viruses can survive up to 1/2 our outside the body. ...Read more
Variable: Podophilox self edministered twice daily x days, reat up 3 times with 4 day intervals as necessary. Cryotherapy repeated after 2 weeks if necessary. Surgical removal by excision, curettege &/or electrocautery. No treatment is 100% reliable. Best discuss with dermatologist, urologist, gynecologist or family dr with experience in managing stds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Weeks : Probably at least 6 weeks.Get a more detailed answer ›
Warts: Depends on how they got treated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can you find out how long ago u contracted genital warts.think my partner has cheated need a timeline?
No.: Genital warts is caused by HPV. Once cells are invaded by HPV, a latency (quiet) period of months to years may occur, during which there is no evidence of infection. Generally, about two-thirds of people who have sexual contact with a partner who has genital warts develop them within three months. But one third of the population make take more than 3 months to years since exposure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had genital warts for approximately two years. The topical crimes didn't work. How long does it take to go away on its own? What do you recommend
Your doctor can: treat with topical liquid nitrogen or stronger acid substance. Surgical removal can work. I have injected them with something to stimulate the immune system to attack the wart. To get rid of them you need your immune system. Talk to your doc. Freezing has worked well. Get the vaccines for HPV as well ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
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