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Is it possible for men to have HPV under their finger nails?

Is it possible for men to have HPV under their finger nails?

HPV under Nails: Transmission of hpv through routes other than sexual is definitely possible. One may be exposed to hpv simply by shaking hands as suggested in the finding of hpv virus under fingernails. Sexually transmitted infections 1999 oct;75(5):317-9:. ...Read more

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Dr. Arthur Balin
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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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How typical is it for men to have HPV under their finger nails ?

How typical is it for men to have HPV under their finger nails ?

Maybe: There are many types of hpv. The hpv that causes warts on the skin is different from the hpv tested for on pap smears. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has a wart on his finger in which he has had for about 2 1/2 years alil under the nail is it true that if you have a wart you have hpv?

My boyfriend has  a wart on his finger in which he has had for about 2 1/2 years alil under the nail is it true that if you have a wart you have hpv?

Skin warts: are indeed caused by one of at least 100 types of HPV. The strains of HPV that cause skin warts are different than those that cause sexually transmitted warts. ...Read more

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My yoga doctor said that bald men can get new hairs, if they rubbing their finger nails regularly atleast 3 to 4 months, is it true or not?

My yoga doctor said that bald men can get new hairs, if they rubbing their finger nails regularly atleast 3 to 4 months, is it true or not?

Medical Myths: Nope. This is a myth that has no basis in reality. If it were true this would be advised by every doctor in the world since so many men have so many issues with their male pattern baldness. ...Read more

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How do you fix bumpy finger nails?

How do you fix bumpy finger nails?

Dermatologist helps: For bumpy fingernails, a primary care doctor can check and may refer to a dermatologist. If one has had bumpy fingernails forever, it may be a hereditary trait (which is unlikely to be treatable). If the bumpy nails came up recently, the doctors can figure out a diagnosis to see whether or not there is an illness. Psoriasis is a disorder that can cause nail changes. ...Read more

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What gives the color under finger nails?

What gives the color under finger nails?

Color under nails: http://www.disabled-world.com/health/dermatology/nails/nail-color.php the above web site describes the different colors under the nail as well as the causes. ...Read more

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What are these black line on my finger nails?

What are these black line on my finger nails?

Pigment deposit: This is just pigment deposit on nails, in certain ethnic group. From its lay out and orientation may indicate health status and dietary deficiency/ change also. ...Read more

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What can ridges on my finger nails be caused from?

Finger Nail abnormal: Ridges on one's finger nails are often related to smoking. This damage to tissue is a late symptoms of prolonged lung damage and can even be a sign that one is developing emphysema. There are other rare reasons for this. But this is the most common reason i know. If you do not smoke or have never smoked then a good dermatologist may be able to help sort this out for you. ...Read more

Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more