Doctor insights on:
Hpv Contagious After Warts Gone
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
See below: The average incubation period starting with the sexual contact with an infected person is 2-3 months but can range from 1 to 20 months.The virus invades the top layers of the skin and can remain inactive for months and sometimes years before warts appear.Hopefully the girl you had sex with did not have HPV. ...Read more
Is hpv-gential warts contagious if you smoke after that person who has it? Or is it just contagious if you have sexual intercourse?
We are told that the HPV that causes genital warts is highly contagious but what "zone" of body skin actually carries this contagion?
Genital Warts: Genital warts are flesh-colored or gray growths found in the genital area and anal region in both men and women. Genital warts are sometimes referred to as condyloma acuminata or venereal warts. They represent the most common sexually-transmitted disease caused by a virus. ...Read more
My boyfriend has a wart on his finger but it was not caused by genital warts, so is it contagious? Isn't it only genital warts that are caused by hpv?
Plantar wart: He probably has what is termed a "plantar wart" which is a common wart of the hand. The wart is usually caused by HPV but it is a different strain than the that causes genital warts. It can be transmitted so it helps to cover the wart in a bandage, especially when it is moist. There are over the counter medicines at your local drug store to treat them. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Hpv contagious after treatment
- Hpv contagious after gardasil
- Warts contagious after treatment
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How do i know when warts are gone after freezing them?
- Can you infect your partner with hpv even when all the warts are gone?
- Is my plantar wart gone?
- Hpv warts
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free