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When do HPV symptoms occur after exposure?

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Posted on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 in Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Question: how long does it take for symptoms of HPV to occur?
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Answered by Dr. S. Murugan 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:
It may be around 4 months after the risk activities

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Welcome to HCM.
Thanks for posting your query.
Incubation period for HPV infection is around anything between 2-4 months.
It is very much unlikely to occur 6 months after the risk activity.
Dr S Murugan
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can genital warts lead to cancer?
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Answered by Dr. S. Murugan 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
HPV can be a cause for cancer

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Welcome back.
There are more than 100 serotypes of virus are there in HPV. Very few type can cause cancer.
Dr S Murugan
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