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What does HPV look like on women?

What does HPV look like on women?

Usually not visible: Most people who have hpv have no visible lesions. But if you have visible lesions, they will be firm raised lesions that may itch some. They can range from very small to very large. ...Read more

Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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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 does HPV look like on lips and in mouth?

What does HPV look like on lips and in mouth?

RED SPOTS/REDNESS: It looks like red spots or redness in the mouth, lips ot throat.It may feel painful when person is eating.It may also progress to warts in mouth which are white/grey in appearance and may feel a little lumpy.If it gets worse there can be large warts or smaller warts clumping together and can spread to outside of mouth not all patients with hpv present the same and presentation varies. ...Read more

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How do hpv oral symptoms look like in men?

How do hpv oral symptoms look like in men?

Warts, cancer (rare): Oral HPV usually causes no symptoms at all. Rarely warts inside the mouth; more rarely, cancer of the throat. The vast majority of oral HPV causes neither problem and clears up on its own. But warts and maybe cancer are more common in people with immune deficiency, especially due to HIV (maybe on your mind, since you're in Uganda?). If you think you have oral warts, HIV testing is necessary. ...Read more

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What do 16 and 18 HPV types look like in men? Is it very hard to see?

Invisible: Hpv subtypes 16 and 18 are not known for causing genital warts, so it is unlike you will see anything on an male infected with these viral strains. ...Read more

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What do HPV warts look like?

What do HPV warts look like?

Raised bump: Hpv warts look like a small raised rough bump often white. They can be single or in clusters. They are commonly located at the vaginal opening but can be in the vagina or on the cervix. ...Read more

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Where and what does the HPV warts look like in men?

Where and what does the HPV warts look like in men?

HPV: When men acquire HPV they are called condylomas. They are raised lesions which look like small cauliflower growths ...Read more

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What does HPV of the throat look like?

Warty: Hpv is simply the fancy term for warts. Anywhere it grows, it is a wart - can range from flat at the start and progress to cauliflower=like growth given enough time. In the flat stage, it would be a little harder to distinguish than other mouth lesions. ...Read more

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If a female has hpv, can she still have children and they be healthy?

If a female has hpv, can she still have children and they be healthy?

Yes: While the vaccine was under development, random blood studies showed the majority of women had evidence of prior HPV by their mid 20's.Most went on to have healthy kids.It is only after the tie in with cervical cancer that more testing was done, and the vaccine developed.Genital warts can pass if mother is shedding virus during vaginal delivery, erupting up to 2 years later in the baby. ...Read more

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If a female has hpv, what is the chance of giving it to her male partner?

Definitely Possible: There is always a risk of transmission of hpv virus to male partner although the potential health effects and risks are not as great as for females. For example certain types of hpv can cause cervical cancer in women. ...Read more

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