Management of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in HIV-Infected Men and Women

  • Author: Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 2/8/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • Genital warts typically present as single or multiple soft, fleshy, papillary or sessile, painless keratinized growths in the vulvovaginal area, penis, anus, urethra, or perineum
  • No evidence to support use of HPV DNA tests in routine diagnosis or management of visible genital warts
  • Diagnosis is made from the typical clinical signs on the external genitalia

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