Genital Warts

Genital Warts

Features/ Symptoms

  • Small painless bumps growing on genital and anal area;
  • Itching and burning; and/or
  • Maybe also be inside uterus.

Progression Develop in moist areas and can become malignant. 1-6 months. Causes Genital warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). Warts are considered a low cancer-causing potential. Other HPV types have been strongly associated with premalignant changes and cervical cancers in women. Common warts are not the same as genital warts and are caused by different HPV types that infect the skin. Treatment/ Management Removed by burning, freezing or minor surgery ; Wartec solution 2 times daily for 3 days, apply to warts only, keep area clean and dry.