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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. Brad Goldenberg
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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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What's the only ways to spread hpv?

What's the only ways to spread hpv?

Sexual contact: Hpv can be spread with genital to genital contact or with oral to genital contact. ...Read more

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If you have HPV what are some ways to help your body fight it and can you not have children?

Fight HPV: You can safely have children if you are one of the millions of women that have been exposed to hpv. Help your immune system with good diet, rest, stress relief and cellular repair vitamins like folate (folic acid) and vitamin c. And don't smoke. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to rid your body of HPV by eating healthy and exercising to boost immunity?

Are there any ways to rid your body of HPV by eating healthy and exercising to boost immunity?

No: Hpv cannot be eradicated by these means. Living a healthy lifestyle may help to prevent outbreaks of condylomata (warts), but the virus will still be present. ...Read more

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Please describe ways to be safe from HPV and cervical cancer?

Condoms & Gardasil: Course of 3 Gardasil injections will protect males & females from 4 sub-types of hpv responsible for 90 % of genital hpv infection & 75% or cervical cancer cases provided they have not previously exposed to this hpv sub-types. Condoms will protect against direct contact & thus infection provided there are no hpv lesions on scrotum, base of penis, labia or vulva. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to spread anal warts from HPV to the penis?

Are there any ways to spread anal warts from HPV to the penis?

Yes: Certainly very likely during anal intercourse. Risk for male to have anal warts spread from his anus to his own penis. Would advise against sex until all anal warts have been treated. ...Read more

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Can you get HPV other ways then having sex with someone who's infected?

Can you get HPV other ways then having sex with someone who's infected?

Yes: The hpv virus is very easily transmitted from person to person. Fingers, mouths, sharing sex toys without washing in between are all thought to be ways of transmitting hpv. ...Read more

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Can HPV be spread other ways other than vaginal or anal sex ? And do warts have to be present for the virus to be passed on or no ?

Can HPV be spread other ways other than vaginal or anal sex ? And do warts have to be present for the virus to be passed on or no ?

Yes to 1, no to 2: Hpv can be spread by oral sex and by viru present on fingers or hands. Virus can be passed on in the absence of warts being present. Vaccine is very effective in preventing hpv. ...Read more

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What is hpv?

What is hpv?

Group Of Viruses: 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 preventable by HPV Vaccine ...Read more

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