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13 Apr 2003

genital warts
What is genital warts, and what causes it? Is it serious?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Genital warts are caused by the HPV virus. They are basically warts in the genital area. I'm not sure what you mean by serious, but you should see a doctor to have them treated. There may also be an increased risk of abnormal cells on the cervix associated with HP, so a pap smear would be important as well.

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