Members of the Papillomaviridae family, the human papillomaviruses (HPV), which cause warts of the skin and mucous membranes
Exophytic venereal warts or condylomata acuminata are prim...
Most patients have no symptoms.
Presence of warts, often painless
Vaginal, urethral, or anal discharge; bleeding; local pain
Infants have hoarse or weak cry,...
To date, no therapy exists that eradicates the virus. As a result, recurrences are likely.
Most patients require a course of therapy rather than a single treatment.
Follow-up should continue until the warts have disappeared.
Latent infection and recurrent disease are common.
United States Preventive Services T...
American Academy of Pediatrics. Human papillomaviruses. In: Kimberlin DW, Brady MT, Jackson MA, Long SS, eds. Red Book: 2015 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 30th ed....
079.4 Human papillomavirus in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
078.11 Condyloma acuminatum
240532009 Human papilloma virus i...
Q: What treatment is indicated during pregnancy?
A: Most experts recommend surgical removal if necessary. Podophyllin is absolutely contraindicated.
Q: Should partners of patients with genital warts...
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