genital wart


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  • noun

Synonyms for genital wart

a small benign wart on or around the genitals and anus

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About two-thirds of people who have sexual contact with a partner with genital warts will develop warts, usually within three months of contact.
Australian cervical cancer vaccination leads to rapid decline in genital warts.
Many of the currently approved topical treatments for genital warts are not ideal due to lengthy and confusing dosing regimens," said Jefferson J.
75%, a topical prescription for the treatment of external genital warts (EGW) and perianal warts for patients 18 years of age and older.
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.
About 90% of cases of external genital warts are caused by HPV types 6 or 11, which are included in the quadrivalent HPV vaccine that was licensed in the United States in 2006.
is indicated in girls and boys from 9 years of age for the prevention of premalignant genital lesions (cervical, vulvar and vaginal) and cervical cancer causally related to certain oncogenic Human Papillomavirus (HPV) types as well as genital warts (condyloma acuminata) causally related to specific HPV types.
There are various ways of treating genital warts, including self-applied creams, freezing them off with liquid nitrogen and surgical removal.
A large, national cohort study of Danish men and women examined national patient register data for long-term health outcomes, and specifically the risk of cancer, from genital warts among 16,155 men and 32,933 women diagnosed with genital warts from 1978 to 2008.
From September 2012 the cervical cancer vaccine will change from Cervarix to Gardasil, which also offers protection against genital warts, a common sexually transmitted disease, which has seen a steep rise in recent years.
From September next year the Department of Health will use the Gardasil jab, which also offers protection against genital warts - one of the most commonly sexually transmitted infections.
AN epidemic of genital warts is sweeping the country - and some kids as young as 13 are infected.
Genital warts increased by 36 per cent from 2000-2009.