genital warts


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genital warts:

see human papillomavirushuman papillomavirus
(HPV), any of a family of more than 60 viruses that cause various growths, including plantar warts and genital warts, a sexually transmitted disease. Detectable warts can be or removed, usually by chemicals, freezing, or laser, but often recur.
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Comparing the impact of genital warts on QoL with other studies is challenging since the Iranian population has significant cultural, religious, and ethnic differences with other countries.
It is estimated that up to 65% of people who have sex with a person who has genital warts will become infected and transmit the disease to others.
We had good numbers of patients with genital warts (14 patients), with an average age of 28+-8.
Results: Genital warts were relieved in 107 out of the 110 cases (cure rate: 97.
GARDASIL Human Papillomavirus Quadrivalent Vaccine, Recombinant is indicated for use in females 9 through 26 years of age for the prevention of cervical, vulvar, vaginal and anal cancers caused by HPV types 16 and 18; genital warts caused by HPV types 6 and 11; and precancerous or dysplastic lesions caused by HPV types 6, 11, 16 and 18.
Genital warts can be accurately diagnosed with a careful clinical history and physical examination.
Genital warts are a common reason for referral to the Colposcopy Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH), a tertiary hospital serving the Cape Town area and the Western Cape Province, South Africa.
Key clinical point: A nitric oxide topical treatment is more effective than placebo in clearing genital warts.
Due to this reduction, some young women in Australia have been spared the distress of having genital warts and the health system spared the cost of having to treat them," the study stated.
The proportion of students diagnosed with genital warts at a health center at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 2006 was 1.
Genital warts are a sexually transmitted condition caused by the human papilloma virus but new research shows that there's a significant decline in the numbers of young women with genital warts if they get vaccinated.
A FROM your description it sounds like genital warts.