genital wart


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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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
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and know what is going on inside your head, because it wasn't that long ago that the exact same things were going on inside my head," Ashton wrote, adding that with the system he and his wife developed, people can regain control of their genital wart infections so that once it goes away, it stays away.
HPV type 6 and 11 cause about 90% of genital wart cases in males and females.
The data suggest that a rapid and marked reduction in genital wart incidence may be achievable through an HPV vaccination programme targeting adolescents and young women, and supports some benefit being conferred on heterosexual men.
Genital wart infections rose by 3% to 92,525, while cases of genital herpes were up 10% per cent to 28,957.
Zyclara Cream showed promising results in preventing genital wart recurrence for twelve weeks in the majority of patients who cleared during the clinical study.
In clinical trials, Vyloma showed promising results in significantly reducing genital wart recurrence at twelve weeks in the majority of patients who previously cleared.
I WANT to take my relationship to the next stage, but my girlfriend told me that eight years ago her ex infected her with the genital wart virus.
The coapplication of two topical creams, one containing 6% sodium nitrite and another containing 9% citric acid, together producing nitric oxide, was effective in treating genital warts in close to one-third of patients, in a study published online April 29 in JAMA Dermatology.
A program in Australia to offer young women the human papillomavirus vaccine at no cost has resulted in a significant decrease in genital warts among vaccine-eligible women.
ATLANTA -- The annual incidence of genital warts declined by 69% between 2006 and 2013 at a large public university after human papillomavirus vaccination was available, despite a relatively low intake among adolescents and college students less than 18 years old.
is the only quadrivalent HPV vaccine indicated in adolescent girls and boys to help protect against cervical cancer, vulvar and vaginal precancers as well as genital warts.
If she'd had the vaccination at 12 or 13 she probably wouldn't have contracted genital warts.