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Hpv Test For Men Vinegar
I applied vinegar on these bumps sort of near my anus they did turn white does this necessarily mean I have HPV ?
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
I have HPV?, I was abused at young age (10-11) by 14 y/o have a wart (maybe) near anus. doesn't react to vinegar, been there 6+years, still a virgin
Can you use lotramin on the vagina to get rid of a rash/ yeast infection? can you also use apple cider vinegar to get rid of HPV warts?
Several reasons: There's little incentive for companies to make tests for men. Unlike women, in men HPV lesions (warts etc) usually are easy to see and diagnose, so lab test isn't needed. There is no point in testing men without lesions; up to half age 18-25 would be positive, with no treatment. Most such infections never cause disease and testing would not help prevention. Instead of testing, rely on vaccination! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there tests to diagnose HPV for men? My girlfriend told me she has hpv. I don't have any symptoms, but am worried i might get it. How can I find out if I have hpv?
There : There isn't a standardized screening/ blood test for men. ...Read more
Generally no test: Some doctors will test men, but it is rare. There's no need for your partner to be tested, though. If you hpv you can assume that he does too. Because men rarely (there are some exceptions) have hpv related cancers we don't worry too much about whether or not they have it. The hpv vaccine has recently been approved for boys, though, so if he's under 26 he shouls be able to get vaccinated. ...Read more
My wife was just diagnosed with HPV. We are a monogamous couple of 17 years. She was negative for HPV for many years. No test for men? What now?
Contnued monitoring: Most high risk HPV infections do not have symptoms and resolve in 1-2 years, but a small percentage go on to cause genital warts and cervical/anal or labial cancer, so periodic Gyn exams are recommended. Culposcopy to better visualize lesion ans biopsy of suspicious areas may be indicated. HPV can be spread by sexual conyact, but virgins can get infected as well. Follow your Gyn recommendations ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any blood tests in the world which can test for HPV (human papillomavirus) presence in men? Someone who insists on being diagnosed please.
No test for men: Currently there is no test for men to detect HPV. Some doctors may offer anal Pap smears for high risk men (men who have anal sex or is HIV positive). However, there is no blood test to detect HPV at the moment. If you are concerned with any symptoms, please see your doctor to be examined. ...Read more