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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.
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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
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Translations
kondyloomavisvasyylä
尖圭コンジローマ
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The striking feature was that, only 1 of 7 had anal wart. Sanchez, et al.12 (2012) found 60% perceived risk of HPV due to anal sex among MSM (male having sex with male).
1) Anal Condyloma Acuminatum (Anal Wart).--Although the natural history of progression to squamous dysplasia and squamous cell carcinoma is still to be defined, anal condyloma acuminatum (anal wart) is in general regarded as a lesion with the potential to develop cancer, the reported incidence of squamous cell carcinoma of the anus in patients with anal condyloma being 3% to 4% and likely increasing.
Another physician's eagle eye for an anal wart not only serves the bests interests of his patients, it has also gained him the notice of the lay media.
Another physician's eagle eye for an anal wart not only serves the best interests of his patients, it has also gained him the notice of the lay media.
I tell clients that anal warts are like "barnacles on the tail of a whale." The whale doesn't even know they exist.
The most common cause of an anal stricture is iatrogenic, from excision of anoderm during surgery for hemorrhoids, anal warts, or fistulae-in-ano [2, 4].
Participants agreed that "males are at risk for HPV infection" (91.2%), and "genital and anal warts can cause serious physical, emotional, and financial consequences for male patients" (82.9%).
In 2013, MWPyV was detected in the fecal sample of a healthy child, and it has also been detected in samples from patients with gastrointestinal symptoms and in anal warts (10,11).
The findings usually vary from fissure in Ano, fistula in Ano, hemorrhoids, perianal abscess, perianal hematoma, sentinel tag of skin, anal carcinoma, anal warts, anal polyps, rectal carcinoma, and prolapse rectum.
In 1984, researchers at New York's Beth Israel Medical Center published four cases of anal carcinoma in situ in 7 MSM with anal warts. (14) Lesions in all these men had morphology consistent with papillomavirus infection.
The incidence of anal warts is growing rapidly, especially in men that have sex with men.