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26 Jan 2009

human papilloma virus
Ive contracted human papilloma virus and have now got genital warts. I need to ask 3 questions:
1. Is there a treatment for human papilloma virus?
2. How can i get rid of the warts without seeing a doctor?
3. Will the warts come back after being removed?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Joesoap
Yes, it is treated locally
Unfortunately you have to see a doctor as the treatment involves either freezing them or cauterizing them (under anaesthetic or local anaesthetic, or treatment with special antiviral paint
It may come back, but will probably go away with a series of treatments - it depends on how bad the infection is
Dr Bets
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