People who have or at the risk of getting Genital warts are bothered by a number of questions. Some ask, can genital warts be transmitted to the mouth or can genital warts spread to mouth?. Though Genital warts commonly develop in and around, vagina, penis, on the scrotum and other anal regions of the body, it is known to also develop in the mouth or lips of the affected person. Genital warts in the mouth are transmitted during oral sex.
Generally HPV strive and attack the mucus membranes most specifically those covering the linings of the vagina or most soft parts of the anal region. Because it is able to survive in this region, the mouth or lips are also a promising area for the survival of the virus.
If I have Genital warts in the mouth, how do I know?
Genital warts in the mouth appear as flesh-colored spots that are raised or flat. Most health care practitioners refers to them as visible growths that look like the top of a cauliflower. In most cases they look like red spots or pink around the affected areas. HPV pictures are not necessary a nice picture to see but it helps to understand that they are as dangerous as they look in the pictures. The following are some pictures of visible HPV Genital warts.
Please note that you do not get infected with HPV virus or Genital warts
Next we will look at how to treat Genital warts in the mouth
Stay Safe, get regular Pap tests to look for abnormal changes in the cervix that might be signs of cancer.
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