condyloma acuminata

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condyloma acuminata

[‚kän·də′lō·mə ə‚kyü·mə′näd·ə]
(medicine)
A venereal disease characterized by wartlike growths on the genital organs; thought to be of viral origin.
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WITH MEDICATION OR SURGERY The primary goal of treating visible genital warts is the removal of symptomatic warts.
The common clinical manifestations are verruca vulgaris, verruca plana, verruca palmaris and plantaris, and genital warts (condyloma acuminata).
Methods: One hundred ten patients with genital warts who were treated in our hospital from June 2013 to October 2014 were selected.
Genital warts aren't life threatening, but they can be life altering.
Researchers say that as many as 1 million new cases of genital warts are diagnosed in the United States each year.
Genital warts (condylomata acuminate) is one of the most common types of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and usually these warts appear in various places such as the genital area, the rectum, the mucous membranes of the rectum, the cervix, and on the Miss V and the disease is highly contagious.
Although reductions in genital warts are an important early marker of vaccine effectiveness, reductions in cervical dysplasia and cancers are far more important vaccine-related outcomes," Dr.
Reductions in genital warts were observed in all nine countries included in this review (based on 28 publications), with declines occurring as early as one year after vaccine introduction in Australia and Germany.
4] The number of viral STDs, particularly genital warts have been rising consistently, probably due to increasing usage of antibiotics for treatment of bacterial STDs.
Genital warts can manifest themselves as solitary or clustered lesion that may be flat, like a dome, keratotic, cauliflower, or pedunculated in shape and white, pink, purple, red, or brown in colour [7-9].
Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted viral disease in the world [1,2] HPV infection of the genital epithelium is associated with a range of diseases, including genital warts and cancers of the cervix, vagina, vulva, anus and penis and their precursors.