Condyloma acuminata is also called genital warts. It is a common sexually transmitted infection caused due to the human papillomavirus (HPV), which is commonly spread through sexual contact. It causes small bumps on the genitals. It is treated by cryotherapy, electrosurgery, Trichloroacetic acid, surgical excision, and laser therapy.
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Query: Hello doctor, I have an itching and burning sensation around my anus. I also have a small wart-like structure, which I think is a genital wart. I am attaching the pictures of it. Kindly review. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As per the history and image (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity), they appear as condyloma acuminatum, a medical term for genital warts. Genital warts are caused due to viral infection, particularly by HPV (human papillomavirus). They develop due t... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I have noticed some black spots, or black pimples, for a while near my penis. I wonder what is that? I did my STD test, and it came out negative. The last time I had intercourse was almost three years ago. I did my test after six months, and everything came out negative then. After a ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. As per the history and images provided from your end (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity), it appears to be genital warts or condyloma acuminata. Genital warts are a viral infection caused by papillomavirus, which is considered to be sexually transmitt... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor,I have a cluster of bumps on the penis. This has been going on and off for two years. I have this recurrent cluster of bumps. They appear at the same spot about every three months. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your concern may be condylomata accuminata. It is a type of viral infection due to human papillomavirus. Do you have any history of unprotected sexual exposure? If yes, go for an STD panel investigation which includes: VDRL (venereal disease research laboratory). ... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I have about 12 warts on my scrotum that have not gone away for three years. Because of the length of time they have been there, it seems that they could only be molluscum or HPV. They vary in size from small dots to clusters of slightly larger dots. They have darkened over time, do no... Read Full »