Doctor insights on:
HPV: HPV is a very common virus and there are many strains. Only a few of them are associated with cervical cancer for the female. Once you have the virus it will stay in your system. There is no treatment for the virus. The best prevention at this time is to get the HPV vaccine prior to sexual activity to prevent you from contracting the virus. Screening pap smears is important to look for changes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
Can HPV cause blisters in the mouth in the morning and disappear in about 4hours ? And how to get rid of it for good ?-
Mouth blisters: Mouth blisters are normally caused by one of the herpes viruses, and resolve themselves in 7-10 days. These are aphthous ulcers or cold sores . Hpv is a complex group of viruses that cause lesions in different areas of the body. Oral hpv lesions are not blisters. At some point the lesions may have to removed surgically. You should have your blisters examined by your dentist or oral surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I blister on vagina. itching and burning. no abnormal smell, no abnormal discharge. I am worried. could it be HPV?
Possible herpes: A blister like that is more concerning for herpes than HPV. I would have your doc check it out in office at first available appointment to see what it truly is and appropriate treatment for it. Primary genital herpes may require antiviral medication and warrants a trip to the doctor. Avoid unprotected sex until it is properly diagnosed (condom mandatory or abstain) ...Read more
Yesterday , i had protected sex with a sex worker. however i could see some blister near her private parts. Should i get pep for hpv or other diseases?
PRIVATE PART BLISTER: IT CANNOT HURT TO PLAY SAFE, TELL YOUR DOCTOR, AND LET HIM DECIDE WHAT WOULD BE BEST FOR YOU. GOOD LUCK. ...Read more
How to tell difference between fordyces spots and HPV on lip? Tiny white clusters in corner of mouth, across top lip. Painless. Not blisters/oozing
Fordyce granules: You are describing Fordyce granules. Fordyce granules do not usually wax and wane like herpes labialis (aka fever blisters). Herpes labialis has a prodral tingly different sensation on the lips before the blisters form. Herpes labialis forms fluid filled blisters that rupture and takes about 2 weeks to heal. Fordyce granules do no blisterand are not painful. They are simply ectopic sweat glands ...Read more