How to get ride of genital warts?

GENITAL WARTS RX. Aldara cream, Condylox (podofilox) Gel are two of the prescription medications that dermatologists and recommending for genital warts. They are expensive. There are no over-the-counter medications for this as yet. Best luck.

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Could an individual get genital warts?

Yes. Genital warts - caused by hpv virus - are common, but not dangerous. Symptoms include itching and bleeding they are contagious - and should be treated. Treatment depends on how many warts are present - a few can be coagulated or frozen in a doctor's office. A lot often requires a trip to the operating room. They all can be treated and removed. Peter wilk, md. Read more...

Can you get genital warts from a toilet?

Yes possible. Papilloma virus is contagious possible but unlikely as most of the time it is not from toilets. Read more...

Can you get genital warts from the sheet?

Genital warts. Generally, about two-thirds of people who have sexual contact with a partner who has genital warts develop them within three months. Genital warts are indirectly associated with use of birth control pills due to increased sexual contact without the use of barrier protection, multiple sex partners, and having sex at an early age. You cannot get genital warts from bed sheets. Skin to skin contact. Read more...

How common is it for somebody to get genital warts?

HPV is common. 70 - 80 % of young women in the U.S. Have or have had hpv. There are several types, some can cause cervical cancer, some cause almost no trouble at all, and some cause warts. Warts are primarily cosmetic, although they can be transmitted sexually. Reducing the bulk of the warts can be done with chemicals or other means of cautery. Your immune system is ultimately going to get rid of the hpv. Read more...
It depends. Genital warts are caused by a certain strain of human papilioma virus. Ther are over 100 strains of this virus, some of which cause cervical cancer, and one that causes warts. Hpv is a sexually transmitted disease, and some say that 60 % of the population has some strain of the virus. The wart strain is very common, but can be prevented with with an available hpv vaccine. Male or female, see a dr. Read more...

Is it possible to get genital warts from toilet seats ?

Genital warts toilet. Not very likely! scabies, crabs, possibly; warts, very rare if never. Read more...
HPV & Toilet Seats. Fortunately, this is a myth, but still remains a common belief among many people. The human pappillomavirus (hpv) cannot be transmitted through sitting on a toilet seat. Because viruses cannot survive long outside of the body, hpv cannot be transmitted this way. Read more...

What to do to not get genital warts from my girlfriend?

Not that much. Unfortunately, short of not having intercourse (of any form: oro-genital, genital-genital, or anal-genital) there isn't much you can do to reliably prevent transmission of hpv. Condoms don't reliably prevent the spread of hpv. Read more...

How old must you be to get genital warts surgically removed?

No limit. Genital warts usually by definition are caused by genital contact -- which should not be occurring in children/pediatrics. Your name is "mommy" so i interpret this to be female: if there is abuse, this needs to be reported, the patient removed from the circumstance, and then treated. Surgery, laser therapy, liquid nitrogen, podophyllin, etc are all possible methods of treatment. Read more...

If I smoke after someone who has genital warts can I get it?

No. HPV, the virus that causes genital warts, is found in semen and vaginal secretions, and is not transmitted by saliva. It is possible, although rare, for HPV to be spread through oral sex (cunnilingus or fellatio). The virus does not survive generally in oral fluids and the chances of transmission through smoking the same cigarette as someone with HPV would be highly unlikely. Read more...
No. The HPV which causes genital warts must come in contact with the genital area to transmit the warts and I can't imagine how a cigarette would come in contact with both your genitals and the genitals of someone else. However, if you do contact the virus, smoking decreases your immune systems ability to control it and you are more likely to develop warts and it is harder to get rid of them. Read more...

I am always safe, should I still get tested for genital warts?

Yes. There is no good test for hpv virus in men short of looking at the penis for signs of warts. Because genital warts spread through skin to skin contact, even with perfect condom use it is possible to spread hpv just by skin to skin rubbing. Age appropriate pap smears and hpv dna testing is still the gold standard in sexually active women. Read more...
Yes. If you are a female that is sexually active you should have a pelvic and pap smear regardless of how "safe" you are. Hpv testing may be done at that time. You may not have any signs or symptoms, but you still may have hpv. Read more...
No. Despite condom use the viruses that cause genital warts can still be spread. In females, pap smears test for most of the harmful viruses. In msm (men who have sex with men), "anal pap smears" can be done. Hpv, which is a vaccine, can help protect a person from contracting the most common viruses that give rise to genital warts and cervical cancer. Both males and females can get this vaccine. Read more...