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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. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hpv (Definition)

HPV stands for Human Pappiloma Virus which is a group of Viruses that are responsible to cause Cancer of Cevix in women and Cancer of Anus and mouth in both sexes.It usully transmitted by Sexual intercourse,vaginal,anal and oral sex It is ...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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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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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 get cured if you exercise? What can you do to prevent it?

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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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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Is there any medication to cure hpv?

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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Positive High Risk genital HPV. What's the cure? How to stop it? What needs to be done now?? Help!

? cure ?: Once you have acquired this germ, it stays with you indefinitely. There is no cure. For some it may never cause a problem, others it will.Regular visits with the gynecologist with pap smears to pick up any early changes that would suggest cervical cancer is needed. ...Read more