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Answer my question please? Do genital warts go away by themselves?

Answer my question please? Do genital warts go away by themselves?

Unlikely: The lesions need to be treated to go away, but the virus stays there for the rest of your life. ...Read more

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Is it bad to let genital warts go away on their own during the early stage?

Depends: If you are woman, not a good idea to take a wait and see approach as they are linked to abnormal cell changes and even cancer of the cervix down the road.
If you are a man and not sexually active (so to not transmit them) its less urgent o seek care, however treating them early is cheaper and easier. Why not get them fixed now? ...Read more

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Do genital warts go away and stop appearing? My nice bf (now ex) gave them to me and I was recently diagnosed with HPV this year. Depressed and angry

Do genital warts go away and stop appearing? My nice bf (now ex) gave them to me and I was recently diagnosed with HPV this year. Depressed and angry

Often go away: Often go away without treatment. Various treatments, none perfect. We can destroy the warts but not the virus, so they may return after any treatment. Imiquimod cream applied at home is standard prescription. Often several treatments are combined. The wart vaccine prevents infection by 4 (of many) HPV but has no effect on an established infection. ...Read more

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Does genital warts ever go away?

Maybe: More important, you are at increased risk of cancer in later life. You also may have been exposed to other pathogens, which can be devastating. It you do not have access to primary care or an urologist. Check into a public health clinic. ...Read more

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I have genital warts that go away on thier own whay can I do to make them go away faster or dry them out?

I have genital warts that go away on thier own whay can I do to make them go away faster or dry them out?

Hpv: They can resolve on their own or there are medicines to help them results quicker. They are quite expensive and irritating. ...Read more

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Can the HPV that causes genital warts ever go away for good?

Can the HPV that causes genital warts ever go away for good?

Here are some. ..: Once contracting HPV, this virus will stay with us forever, but doesn't mean you'll develop visible warts. However, if you're within the recommended age, i.e., ...Read more

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How long does it take genital warts to go away after nitrous oxide treatment?

How long does it take genital warts to go away after nitrous oxide treatment?

Coincide?: The two things you mention typically don't coincide. Best to ask the doctor who put nitrous oxide on your ailment. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for genital warts to go away after nitrous oxide treatment?

Nitrous oxide???: Nitrous oxide is a gas used for low level anesthesia and analgesia in dental surgery. Perhaps you mean 'liquid nitrogen'? That gas, at very low temperatures is a liquid that will 'freeze off' warts. They should be healed within two weeks, but beware they can recur. ...Read more

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If one has genital warts will they go away?

Not likely: Genital warts are spreadable (communicable) and should be identified and treated. Certain genital warts if left untreated could lead to cancer (especially in females). So it is very important to attend to them medically. It is possible that in some cases that genital warts can resolve by themselves if one's own immune system fights them but it is not recommended to wait and see if this occurs. ...Read more

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How long does genital warts take to go away?

Depends: If you don't seek any medical treatment, of which there are many options available, most people will clear the warts with their own immune system within 2 years. However, just because the wart is gone, this does not mean you have gotten rid of the virus that caused them. There are also many topical creams, gels, ointments, and injections. If those don't work, try freezing, surgical excision, laser, cautery. ...Read more

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How much time do genital warts take to go away?

How much time do genital warts take to go away?

Genital warts: Genital warts may regress in approx. 20-30% of cases, but more often than not require treatement to eradicate them. Presence of anogenital warts increases the risk of anogenital cancers. It is important to be examined to ensure an accurate diagnosis, and to discuss treatment options. For the majority, these will not resolve without treatment. ...Read more

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Do genital warts come and go away on their own in a couple of weeks?

Genital warts: Genital warts may go away on their own or may need to be removed. It all depends on an individual's immune system. Some people can clear the infection. ...Read more

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Do I have to get treated if I have genital warts or will they go away?

Usually go away: 80% of women with genital warts will have spontaneous resolution with-in 12 months. However, treatment with one of the current immune system modulating medications specifically intended for genital warts can decrease that time to a few weeks or a couple months for most women. Genital warts are not usually painful, but if the warts are painful, treatment for a quicker resolution is warranted. ...Read more

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I have genital warts. Will they ever go away or will they keep coming back? Had them since january this year.

May go away or not: Genital warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (hpv) and can be cleared by your immune system but sometimes they do recur and they can be treated with topical medications, freezing or application of acid by a doctor. ...Read more

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Can genital/anal warts ever go away?

Can genital/anal warts ever go away?

Not on their own: Once warts are present they tend to enlarge and spread until dealt with. Many can be treated with topical medication but ones that do not should be treated surgically. Most cancer of the anus, vagina and cervix is related to warts so get them treated sooner rather than later. ...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

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What do you suggest if I have genital warts, should I wait for them to go away?

Genital warts: In some cases genital warts may regress spontaneously. However, in the majority of cases these will need to be removed. I would strongly advise that you be seen so that the diagnosis may be verified, and that treatment options can be discussed. Left untreated, these may spread and/or increase in size, and significantly increase your risk for anogenital cancer. ...Read more

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I have genital warts but I do not want to go get them removed because I'm terrified. Will they eventually go away?

Genital Warts: If left untreated, visible genital warts can resolve on their own, remain unchanged, or increase in size or number. Available therapies for genital warts likely reduce, but do not eradicate, hpv infectivity. Treatment can be liquid nitrogen and topical prescription medications. ...Read more

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I've had genital warts for approximately two years. The topical crimes didn't work. How long does it take to go away on its own? What do you recommend

I've had genital warts for approximately two years. The topical crimes didn't work. How long does it take to go away on its own? What do you recommend

Your doctor can: Treat with topical liquid nitrogen or stronger acid substance. Surgical removal can work. I have injected them with something to stimulate the immune system to attack the wart. To get rid of them you need your immune system. Talk to your doc. Freezing has worked well. Get the vaccines for HPV as well ...Read more

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I have genital warts and got a cream for it. How long does it take to go away?

I have genital warts and got a cream for it. How long does it take to go away?

Depends: I usually start people by using liquid nitrogen. I cryo these every week to 10 days until gone. Did your doc in miami use the cryotreatment? There's 3 applications. Podofilox, Imiquimod and sinecatechin. I'm guessing your on the Imiquimod (aldara?)...Max of 16 weeks. Any other medical issues. Like hiv? Bacause it will effect tx. If you have? 's my email is infections. Specialist@gmail. Com. ...Read more

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24 male I think I have genital warts. Should I be scared? Is it deadly? Does it go away? I'm freaking out

24 male I think I have genital warts. Should I be scared? Is it deadly? Does it go away? I'm freaking out

Get seen buddy: It won't kill you but it's a social liability, and HPV can also turn into cancer though it's not common and takes a while. Head over to your physician. He/she has seen it all before and can treat you, and it won't be so bad. Be happy that you've shared love, and that you're tough and can take the treatment, and that you're doing the responsible, real-man thing. ...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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I have genital warts from HPV if I get treated and live healithierwill they go away for ever?

Possibly: Warts are strange things, sometimes they go away completely without any treatment, sometimes they get worse with treatment. Living healtier, not smoking, etc, help your immune system fight it off, and there are various treatments depending on size and location. ...Read more

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How long do genital warts typically last without treatment? Will they eventually go away on their own?

Unclear...: Yes, it may go away, but not common with a widely variable unpredictable duration, largely reflecting individual humoral immunity, which could not be clinically measurable. Hence, it is logical to be checked, counseled, and followed. To help understand some aspects of life reality, review articles listed in http://formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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I have bumps on my genitals that are small and itchy, they go away in no more than two weeks are they genital warts?

Probably not: Genital warts do not usually spontaneously resolve. These are probably small skin irritations - likely irritated "penile pearly papules. ...Read more

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Warts (Definition)

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