genital wart

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Related to Anogenital warts: condyloma acuminatum, Condyloma acuminata

genital wart

n.
A pointed papilloma typically found on the skin or mucous membranes of the anus and external genitalia, caused by a human papillomavirus transmitted through sexual contact. Also called condyloma acuminatum, venereal wart.
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Noun1.genital wart - a small benign wart on or around the genitals and anus
verruca, wart - (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus
Translations
kondyloomavisvasyylä
尖圭コンジローマ
References in periodicals archive ?
In January's issue of AJPH, researchers found that rates of anogenital warts decreased by more than 14 percent each year from 2008 to 2014 among girls ages 15 to 19 and by nearly 13 percent each year from 2009 to 2014 among women ages 20 to 24 and by 6 percent among women 25 to 29.
Twenty-five patients had genital warts and 11 patients had anogenital warts.
Methods: A total of 22 patients with anogenital warts (AGWs) in the UM region and 22 patients with AGWs located at other anatomical sites were included in this cross-sectional study.
Low risk types are HPV 6 and 11 and are associated with benign anogenital warts or condylomata.
Local and systemic adverse effects of imiquimod therapy for external anogenital warts in men: report of three cases.
conducted a randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy of topical sinecatechins in 502 male and female patients (aged 18 years and older) for the treatment of anogenital warts.
The prophylactic vaccine (meaning, it is designed to prevent HPV infections) targets these two most dangerous strains as well as HPV 6 and 11, which cause anogenital warts.
Gardasil also prevents infection with HPV types 6 and 11, associated with approximately 90% of anogenital warts.
Anogenital Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most frequent sexually transmitted viral infection in the world, which can result in malignant cancers or benign skin and mucosal tumors including Anogenital Warts (AGWs).
Schneider, "European course on HPV associated pathology: guidelines for primary care physicians for the diagnosis and management of anogenital warts," Sexually Transmitted Infections, vol.
Any acetowhite areas observed during colposcopy of the cervix and any macroscopically visible anogenital warts were biopsied for histological investigation.
Anaconda Pharma's lead candidate is AP611074, a patented, direct-acting antiviral in development for the treatment of condyloma, or anogenital warts, as well as the orphan disease recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, both of which are caused by human papillomavirus types 6 and 11.