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Author Topic: Genital Warts Question  (Read 894 times)

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Offline whiteboy500

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Genital Warts Question
« on: April 09, 2009, 01:27:16 AM »
I have always wondered about this   If you have aids, can that cause genital warts even though you didn't have sex w/ someone infected w/ genital warts?   The progression into Aids, can weaken the immune system & i've heard that the HVP virus is dormant in everybody, until it is weakened then it can show up.    Is this true?  Does anybody know?   Thanks!

Offline HollyStar

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Re: Genital Warts Question
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2009, 02:15:50 AM »
Hi there,

First of all, everyone does not have HPV. There are many strains of HPV and not everyone that is infected will show symptoms. To get HPV associated genital warts, you have to have had sexual contact with an infected person.
« Last Edit: April 09, 2009, 02:19:14 AM by HollyStar »
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Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Genital Warts Question
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2009, 07:57:38 AM »


Here's a lesson from this site that may help to answer some of your questions:

http://www.aidsmeds.com/articles/HPV_6805.shtml


Ray
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 12.5mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Metoprolol tartrate 25mg



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http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=45159.0

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 In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started my first  HAART regimen  on October 24th,03.

 As of 8/2514,  t-cells are at 402, Viral load <40

 Current % is at 11%

  
 62 years young.

 


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