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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Considering the quite large size of condyloma acuminata and the no response to topical treatment, further management was done by surgery.
* Condyloma acuminata is characterized by skin-colored, nontender warts and is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).
Miller of the FDA's Office of Vaccine Research and Review, Rockville, Md., said the FDA review concluded that the studies provided strong evidence that the vaccine was highly effective and safe, and that the efficacy, safety, and bridging data supported approval for females aged 926 years who were naive "to the relevant vaccine HPV type" for preventing HPV 16/18-related cervical cancer, CIN 2/3, and AIS; and HPV 6/11/16/18-related VIN 2, VaIN 2, VaIN 3, condyloma acuminata, VIN 1, and VaIN 1.
Miller of the FDA's Office of Vaccine Research and Review, Rockville, Md., said the FDA review concluded that the studies provided strong evidence that the vaccine was highly effective and safe, and that the efficacy, safety, and bridging data supported approval for females aged 9-26 years who were naive "to the relevant vaccine HPV type" for preventing HPV 16/18-related cervical cancer, CIN 2/3, and AIS; and HPV 6/11/16/18-related VIN 2, VaIN 2, VaIN 3, condyloma acuminata, VIN 1 and VaIN 1.
Patients reported with molluscum contagiosum (4) genital herpes (4) condyloma acuminata (3) primary chancre (1) condyloma lata (1) and HIV positive (1).
TABLE Some causes of cutaneous horn Benign--noninfectious Angiokeratoma Angioma Dermatofibroma Epidermal inclusion cyst ("sebaceous cyst") Linear verrucous epidermal nevus Fibroma Lichen simplex chronicus ("neurodermatitis") Lichenoid keratosis Prurigo nodularis Pyogenic granuloma Sebaceous adenoma Seborrheic keratosis Trichilemma Benign--infectious Condyloma acuminata (genital warts) Molluscum contagiosum Verruca vulgaris (common wart) Premalignant/malignant Actinic keratosis Basal cell carcinoma Bowen's disease Epidermoid carcinoma Kaposi's sarcoma Keratoacanthoma Malignant melanoma Squamous cell carcinoma Sources: Gould and Brodell 1999, (1) Akan et al 2001, (6) Khaitan 1999.
-- Anal Pap smears are becoming the standard of care in cases of anal condyloma acuminata, Dr.
These lesions were clinically consistent with condyloma acuminata. Rest of the history was insignificant except her father and brother had leukemia.
Although few data are available on the psychosexual impact of the knowledge of HPV infection, studies of women with other HPV-related genital abnormalities, such as sexually transmitted infections, abnormal Papanicolaou smears, cervical cancer, and clinically apparent condyloma acuminata, suggest that adverse emotional and psychosexual changes may occur.[9-16]
Linear verrucous epidermal nevus, condyloma acuminata and bowenoid papulosis were excluded by history and histopathological data.