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Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

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 more

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Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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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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Can you tell me the best treatment for Severe Squamous dysplasia? Can my body cure itself of this? Will the HPV vaccine help?

Can you tell me the best treatment for Severe Squamous dysplasia? Can my body cure itself of this? Will the HPV vaccine help?

Severe dysplasia: The HPV vaccine is to prevent dysplasia and does not treat it once you have it.The best treatment depends on many factors including your age, your desire for more children, and the resources/treatment options available where you live as well as the expertese of the practioner.Some treatment is advisable since it would be rare but not impossible for your body to take care of this atage of dysplasia ...Read more

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What's the expert opinion, could there ever be an HPV cure?

What's the expert opinion, could there ever be an HPV cure?

Maybe not: Hpv is a virus which has more than 100 subtypes. Thirteen of these are associated with development of cervical dysplasia which may lead to cervical cancer. Viruses adapt well to attack by treating medicines. Many times, once a treatment works, viruses will change just enough to avoid being "killed" by the treatment provided. Flu viruses are similar so that flu vaccines are different every year. ...Read more

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What's the expert opinion, could there ever be an HPV cure for genital warts?

What's the expert opinion, could there ever be an HPV cure for genital warts?

More of prevention: With the advent of availability of the hpv vaccine , we need to be talking about never having the hpv infection including genital wart but more so cervical cancer and other related cancers . As far as treatment is concerned , there are effective treatment . However , if you set our goal at cure , it may not realize all the time . Prevention is always better and less costly than cure ...Read more

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How can HPV be cured?

How can HPV be cured?

It can't be cured: But most of the time, it goes away on its own. In fact, in young women, almost all of the hpv infections clear up with no treatment. The problem is that not all of them clear up, and those that don't can go on to cervical cancer which is very serious. ...Read more

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Can HPV be cured or is it only treated ??

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 more

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Can HPV get cured if you exercise? What can you do to prevent it?

Vaccine: You can prevent 4 types of hpv with a vaccine.. If you want to know more go here:. ...Read more

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HPV type 81 in women. How serious? Worst case scenario? Where HPV come from?! Two people no HPV can create HPV? Completely cure? Ever come back?

HPV18 or 81?: I wonder if you mean HPV18, not 81. HPV18 is quite common and one of the major cancer-causing HPV types. If truly type 81, it's probably unimportent. Two people cannot "create" HPV"; it was acquired sexually from someone else. Most HPV infections are cleared by the immune system and do not come back, and even high risk types rarely progress to cancer. Get vaccinated! ...Read more

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Is there any medication to cure hpv?

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No.: There is only a vaccine that protects you against four very common types of hpv, but there is no medication to treat it. ...Read more

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If I have HPV and get cured will i catch it again if my bf has been exposed to it since i had it?

If I have HPV and get cured will i catch it again if my bf has been exposed to it since i had it?

See below: There is no cure for hpv. Lesions caused by hpv such as warts can be treated or removed, but there is no cure for the virus itself at this time. ...Read more

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