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How do you get human papillomavirus and are there ways to treat it in girls?

How do you get human papillomavirus and are there ways to treat it in girls?

Vaccination: The usual way of acquiring hpv is through sexual intercourse, including oral sex. There is no effective treatment, but infection with some strains of hpv can be prevented through vaccination. ...Read more

Dr. Julie Abbott
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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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How many years would it take for HPV to turn in to anal cancer?

How many years would it take for HPV to turn in to anal cancer?

Patient specific.: Hpv can cause cancers of the anus, cervix, vagina, lip, tongue, oral cavity. Each case is unique and depends upon the patient's immune system (well people better able to fight hpv infection than folks with weakened immune systems), the strain of hpv, nutritional status, etc... For well person with high risk hpv, it would take several years for hpv to cause anal cancer. Smokers at greater risk. ...Read more

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How bad for men is the HPV virus?

How bad for men is the HPV virus?

Not as dangerous..: It is not as dangerous form men as it is for women. In men, it typically causes venereal warts. In women, certain strains of hpv can cause cervical cancer. Certain strains might be related to penile cancers. Best is to avid unprotected sexual relations and if you have a lesion that doesn’t belong…get it checked out. ...Read more

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How common genital mycoplasmas in men and what is the symptoms?How to diagnose it?

How common genital mycoplasmas in men and what is the symptoms?How to diagnose it?

Very common : Certain species of mycoplasma are commonly found in & around genitalia of sexually experienced males & females as part of the natural flora. It can infect when they can. Diagnosis is generally made urine culture and clinical grounds. It commonly co-occurs with chlamydia or other bacterial std's. Concurrent treatment of both with antibiotics is the rule. ...Read more

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How to treat herpes in the throat?

How to treat herpes in the throat?

Herpes: Please see a doctor. If you have a confirmed diagnosis of oral or pharyngeal herpes, you need to be treated by a physician with antivirals. ...Read more

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How can we reduce female genital mutilation in the world?

How can we reduce female genital mutilation in the world?

Intervention by : Outside countries is often highly criticized with the issue of female genital mutilation. I believe that laws that carry no consequences are hollow. In countries where fgm has been banned, actually taking the next step and prosecuting criminal behavior may serve as a deterrent. ...Read more

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How to treat and behave with hpv?

How to treat and behave with hpv?

Depends: Treatment is with an anti-viral medication. Taking a daily suppressant dose will decrease the chance of transmitting to others. That plus condom use. Be sure to communicate with your partners responsibly. Here is more info: http://westoverheights.Com/herpes_handbook/final_hh_for_2010_revision_1.Pdf. ...Read more

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How to get rid from sexual desire to concentrate in studies?

Distraction: Like most distractions, what we want often draws our attention over what we have to do. I recommend going to places that eliminate the sexual stimuli. And i mean none. Go to a library, use a cubicle to study. Three walls and your work area. No internet, tv, socializing, etc. A 'sterile' environment will help. ...Read more

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How to cure smega in men?

How to cure smega in men?

Daily Cleaning: Smegma is a build up of dead skin cells, oils, and debris left underneath the foreskin. When you shower or go to the bathroom, make a habit of pulling the foreskin back and clean underneath. ...Read more

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How common is it for somebody to get genital warts?

How common is it for somebody to get genital warts?

HPV is common: 70 - 80 % of young women in the U.S. Have or have had hpv. There are several types, some can cause cervical cancer, some cause almost no trouble at all, and some cause warts. Warts are primarily cosmetic, although they can be transmitted sexually. Reducing the bulk of the warts can be done with chemicals or other means of cautery. Your immune system is ultimately going to get rid of the hpv. ...Read more

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Is it common for both men and women to want to masturbate?

Is it common for both men and women to want to masturbate?

Yes: Self sex is a common practice across genders at any age.It is seldom discussed openly and suffers many cultural taboos and myths about supposed bad effects. Studies see the emergence as the body awakens in puberty and some decline when partner sex is available. ...Read more

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How to best treat urethra itching in men?

How to best treat urethra itching in men?

Urethral itching: First you need to rule out a UTI or std like trichomonad which can cause itching in the urethra. ...Read more

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Does loss of penile senstivity lead to sexual problems in men and how to cure it ?

Does loss of penile senstivity lead to sexual problems in men and how to cure it ?

No.: At your age loss of sensation should not lead into anything else. Are you circumcised? Are you on any medications that might cause loss of sensation? Over what time period did you lose sensation? i.e. sudden or over months to years? Any known trauma? Were you born with any urological problems or previous surgery? These are important questions to know. Talk to your doc or urologist. ...Read more

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How common is it to get HPV warts in the mouth if oral sex is preformed on one with HPV? Please please help

How common is it to get HPV warts in the mouth if oral sex is preformed on one with HPV? Please please help

Not uncommon: I don't have the exact prevalances but HPV-related lesions in the oral cavity is not uncommon. It's usually asymptomatic so harder to determine it's prevalance. There is a spectrum of lesions beyond the common warts ranging from benign all the way to oropharyngeal cancer. ...Read more

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How common is it for males to contract UTIs?

How common is it for males to contract UTIs?

UTI males: UTI in males is not that common as compared to females . http://patient.info/health/cystitis-urine-infection-in-women ...Read more

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Men how long can it t in take for gonorrhea symptoms to show?

Men how long can it t in take for gonorrhea symptoms to show?

Men2to10days: In men symptoms may show with a discharge from the penis anywhere from 2days to10 days after exposure but 50% of men do not show any symptoms at all. But in women the symptoms may not show for months. ...Read more

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How can HPV develop in your body?

How can  HPV develop in your body?

HPV is an infection.: Genital hpv is a sexually transmitted viral infection. It is spread by close physical contact (vaginal sex, anal sex, oral sex, etc...). If a person becomes infected, they will often times mount an immune response and clear the infection. There are more than 100 strains of the virus. Some are more virulent than others. Some people may develop warts, dysplasia (pre cancer) and cancer from hpv. ...Read more

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How long does it take genital warts to appear? And is gardasil effective. Who is most at risk for warts, what kind of people

Varies: In a clinical setting we expect genital warts to appear within months of exposure to wart producing strains of HPV. There are some settings where it may not emerge for longer. When taken before exposure, the vaccine can help protect against 2 of the wart producing strains that cause most genital warts. Any person exposed to wart strains can develop them if they are not immune. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is oral HPV common in women ?

Can you tell me is oral HPV common in women ?

HPV in Women: 96% of americans are exposed to at least one of the hpv strains by the time they are 26. The bigger story in women is that this problem manifests first in their cervix. Oral hpv is real. But, there is no test or treatment yet. But, we can follow this in the pap smears. All humans, regardless of their age or gender or exposure history should have the hpv vaccination. ...Read more

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Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more