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Is verruca like genital warts?

Is verruca like genital warts?

Warts: The human papilloma virus (hpv) causes all types of warts. Hpv is a group of viruses that includes more than 70 different types. Certain types of hpv cause the common warts on the hands or feet, while others can cause visible genital (or venereal) warts. ...Read more

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
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Genital Warts (Definition)

Genital warts are warts with a raised, irregular, flesh colored appearance and can be found anywhere throughout the genital area. The medical term for them is condylomata accuminata and they are caused by certain subtypes of the human papilloma virus (HPV). They are mildly contagious by direct genital contact but are NOT a risk for cervical cancer (which is caused by other subtypes of HPV). There are multiple treatments available and there is also ...Read more


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Can tiny white soft ball like substance come out of genital warts when picked at with tweezers?

Can tiny white soft ball like substance come out of genital warts when picked at with tweezers?

Dont do that: Genital warts do not contain white stuff so this indicates that your diagnosis is not correct. Please do not perform self surgery with tweezers. Have an obgyn look at the lesions to determine what they are and what can be done to help you. ...Read more

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When do genital warts grow like what i see at google pictures? ps. they are horrific. what causes those warts to grow like that?

Genital warts...: ...usually remain small. People tend to post the most dramatic pictures. It isn't known why some become especially large or numerous, but most warts remain small and few in number. If you think you might have genital warts, see a doctor. And for sure get vaccinated, which will protect you against the virus types that cause most warts and cancer. ...Read more

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Genital warts can be removed or go away within a few years, does that mean it's not with you for life, like it's not like herpes ?

HPV: Hpv, can last a lifetime and put you at risk for cervical, rectal and throat cancer. But, there are over 140 different strains and most of them cause no permanent risk. 13 strains cause these dangerous cancers. Gardisil, the vaccine, prevents the four strains that cause 95% of the dangerous disease. ...Read more

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Genital warts looked like they were clearing up by themselves, but haven't gone, could they be genital warts?There 4 spots skin colour and really small

Genital warts looked like they were clearing up by themselves, but haven't gone, could they be genital warts?There 4 spots skin colour and really small

Maybe: Sometimes the body will fight off the hpv virus and genital warts will disappear on their own. Sometimes this happens when one wart is treated or damaged, sometime it happens spontaneously. Or the spots maybe something else that is going away. It would need to be evaluated in person to give a better answer. ...Read more

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What does genital warts look like?

See below: Visit this site for images of genital warts. https://www.google.com/search?q=genital+warts&biw=1440&bih=704&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=QmIXVP-qF4rn8gHFnoCYDw&sqi=2&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ ...Read more

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What do genital warts actually look like?

Raised bumps: Genital warts usually are raised bumps, often looking like a little skin tag or even a tiny cauliflower-like textured bump. They can also be flat or just a thickened spot on the skin with a different than normal feel or texture. ...Read more

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What does a mild case of genital warts look like?

Flat, inverted and w: Herpesvirus and hpv usually involve the genitalia as a part of multicentric genital tract infection. For example, vaginal condylomata may be flat, inverted, warty. Thank you for question. ...Read more

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Do genital warts look like warts and do they go away?

Do genital warts look like warts and do they go away?

Not usually: Genital warts have typical appearances, although in females, they make require application of mild Acetic Acid to identify and make apparent. They typically do not spontaneously resolve. Their importance is not their ability to spread within oneself and to others, but also their ability to involve the cervix and potential cervical cancers. Consequently, they need to be addressed aggressively. ...Read more

Reproductive Organs (Definition)

The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more


Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Warts are outgrowths of the skin, usually caused by a virus. They are self-limited, meaning that they can go away on its own ...Read more