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Cause of genital warts in a virgin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   Dr XXX here
User :   hi my name is XXX
User :   i have a question for you
Doctor :   How can i help you XXX ?
User :   I have had two warts on the stem of my penis for about 5 years and i have never had sex. any clue what it might be
Doctor :   Hav you got tested for HPV ?
User :   No
Doctor :   Well get a biopsy of the lesion and rule out HPV infection which is the commonest cause for the genital warts
User :   could it be anything other than that?
Doctor :   Visit a dermatologist for the biopsy
Doctor :   i could think of genital warts on based on its duration
Doctor :   a keen physical examination by a dermatologist would help in confirming the diagnosis
User :   ya but if i have never had sex how could i get that
Doctor :   yes, it can spread through touch too
User :   thanks you
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me , kindly provide your feedback
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