5,979 results match your criteria Condyloma Acuminata


Diagnostic Pearls of Vulvar Epidermolytic Acanthoma: Case Report.

Ann Dermatol 2022 Jun 20;34(3):221-224. Epub 2022 May 20.

Department of Dermatology, UF Health Dermatology-Springhill, Gainesville, FL, United States.

Epidermolytic acanthomas (EA) are uncommon benign tumors clinically presenting as single to multiple papules. Histologically, EA display hyperkeratosis, hypergranulosis, acanthosis, and epidermal degeneration-also known as epidermolytic hyperkeratosis (EH). EA may be misdiagnosed as condyloma both clinically and histopathologically when located on the genitalia. Read More

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Vulvar condyloma of Buschke and Löwenstein: an unusual tumour in developed countries.

BMJ Case Rep 2022 06 7;15(6). Epub 2022 Jun 7.

Gynecology and Obstetrics, Unidade Local de Saude de Matosinhos EPE, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Porto, Portugal.

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Rectal Condyloma Acuminatum.

Mayo Clin Proc 2022 Jun;97(6):1156-1157

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mie University Hospital, Tsu, Japan.

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Maternal condyloma acuminata infection in pregnancy and offspring long-term respiratory and infectious outcome.

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2022 Jun 1. Epub 2022 Jun 1.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Background: Maternal condyloma acuminata infection may be vertically transmitted to the offspring during pregnancy and childbirth. Our study aimed to investigate the possible impact of maternal condyloma acuminata infection in pregnancy on offspring respiratory and infectious morbidity.

Methods: A population-based cohort analysis including all singleton deliveries occurring between 1991 and 2014 at a tertiary medical center. Read More

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HPV Vaccination: Does It Have a Role in Preventing Penile Cancer and Other Preneoplastic Lesions?

Semin Oncol Nurs 2022 06 14;38(3):151284. Epub 2022 May 14.

Department of Urology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. Electronic address:

Objectives: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection globally, which causes nearly all cervix carcinomas and contributes to oropharyngeal, penile, vulva, vagina, and anal cancers. Despite the role of HPV in several preneoplastic and cancerous lesions in men, male vaccine coverage is low. This article aims to provide insights into the pathophysiology of HPV-related penile cancer and penile intraepithelial neoplasia (PeIN). Read More

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The Pathogenesis of Giant Condyloma Acuminatum (Buschke-Lowenstein Tumor): An Overview.

Int J Mol Sci 2022 Apr 20;23(9). Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, Necker Branch, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) UMR-1163, Necker Hospital for Sick Children, 75015 Paris, France.

Giant condyloma acuminatum, also known as Buschke-Lowenstein tumor (BLT), is a rare disease of the anogenital region. BLT is considered a locally aggressive tumor of benign histological appearance, but with the potential for destructive growth and high recurrence rates. BLT development is strongly associated with infection with low-risk human papillomaviruses (HPVs), mostly HPV-6 and -11. Read More

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Sexual function and sexual quality of life in men with genital warts: a cross-sectional study.

Reprod Health 2022 Apr 27;19(1):102. Epub 2022 Apr 27.

Department of Midwifery, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Community Based Psychiatric Care Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

Background: Human papillomavirus is the most common sexually transmitted infection, usually passing from one person to another after the first sexual activity. Infection with this virus and the occurrence of genital warts (GWs) could have several effects on patients' health. This study was performed to evaluate the sexual function and sexual quality of life (SQOL) in men with GWs. Read More

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Buske-Lowenstein Tumor: A Rare Cause of Genital Warts.

Cureus 2022 Mar 25;14(3):e23477. Epub 2022 Mar 25.

Emergency Medicine, Envision Physician Services, Plantation, USA.

The Buschke-Löwenstein tumor (BLT), also known as giant condylomata acuminata (GCA), is a pseudo-epithelial proliferation engendered by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Interestingly, its location at the anal margin, or perianal skin, is rare. The authors present the case of a gentleman who became unstable while standing, stating that his ears were ringing. Read More

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Incidence of anogenital warts after the introduction of the quadrivalent HPV vaccine program in Manitoba, Canada.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(4):e0267646. Epub 2022 Apr 26.

Vaccine and Drug Evaluation Centre, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Background: The incidence of anogenital warts (AGW) decreased after the introduction of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (qHPV) vaccine in multiple jurisdictions. We studied how comparing AGW incidence rates with different outcomes affects the interpretation of the qHPV vaccination program. To do this, we replicated multiple study designs within a single jurisdiction (Manitoba). Read More

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Recent changes in the reporting of STIs in Japan during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sex Transm Infect 2022 Apr 22. Epub 2022 Apr 22.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.

Objectives: The COVID-19 pandemic has had variable effects on the rates of STIs reported across the globe. This study sought to assess how the number of STI reports changed during the pandemic in Japan.

Methods: We used national infectious disease surveillance data from the National Institute of Infectious Diseases (Tokyo, Japan) for the period between January 2013 and December 2021. Read More

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Condyloma acuminata in under-represented groups: an All of Us database analysis.

Sex Transm Infect 2022 Apr 15. Epub 2022 Apr 15.

Department of Dermatology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA.

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The heterogeneity of Human Papilloma Virus genotypes in the oropharyngeal cavity, anus, and urogenital sites.

New Microbiol 2022 Jan 11;45(1):73-81. Epub 2021 Dec 11.

Translational Medicine, Vanguard and Technology Transfer Sector, Human Health Department, Central ADN Laboratories. Morelia, Michoacán, México, 58341.

The distribution of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) genotypes is not homogeneous among the infectedcells in a specific anatomical site. Thus, we conducted a prospective cross-sectional studywith 2,130 Mexican men and women aged 16 to 80 years. We described the prevalence of HPVgenotypes at the oropharyngeal cavity, anus, and urogenital sites. Read More

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January 2022

Successful treatment of oral condyloma acuminata with photodynamic therapy: Two case reports.

Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 2022 Jun 26;38:102834. Epub 2022 Mar 26.

Department of Dermatology, Institute of Dermatology, Peking University Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen Peking University-The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Medical Center, Shenzhen 518036, China.

Oral condyloma acuminatum (OCA) is a less prevalent subtype of condyloma acuminatum and is challenging to treat. We reported two cases of OCA successfully treated with 5-aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy (ALA-PDT). After three treatments spaced one week apart, both cases were completely cured without significant adverse reactions and were followed up for one year with no recurrence. Read More

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Asian guidelines for condyloma acuminatum.

J Infect Chemother 2022 Jul 25;28(7):845-852. Epub 2022 Mar 25.

Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Electronic address:

The present guidelines aim to provide comprehensive information on genital condyloma acuminata, including the epidemiology, clinical features, diagnosis and management. The guidelines provide evidence-based recommendations on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of genital condyloma acuminata in adults in Asia, including patients with HIV co-infection.

Methodology: A PubMed search was performed, using the keywords "condyloma acuminata", "anal wart", "anogenital wart", "genital wart" and "genital HPV". Read More

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Unrecognized Bowen's disease in previously treated condylomata acuminata: indication of a common etiology?

Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 2022 Mar;31(1):33-37

Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Osijek University Hospital, Osijek, Croatia.

Bowen's disease (BD) is an intraepidermal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) with the capacity to become invasive SCC giving rise to distant metastasis. In rare cases it can be associated with human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, specifically with HPV types 16, 18, 31, 32, and 34. Here we report a case of an immunocompetent white male, age 37, with an erythematous, irregularly-shaped patch in his suprapubic region, appearing 1 year after treatment for condylomata acuminata with cryotherapy and podophyllin in the same area. Read More

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Genital warts and inflammatory bowel diseases: Danish real-world evidence to assess patient-relevant outcomes.

United European Gastroenterol J 2022 04 23;10(3):249-250. Epub 2022 Mar 23.

Department of Gastroenterology, Sorbonne Université, INSERM, Institut Pierre Louis d'Epidémiologie et de Santé Publique, AP-HP, Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Paris, France.

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Investigation of frequency and typing of human papillomavirus among genital warts using a reverse dot blot hybridization approach.

BMC Infect Dis 2022 Mar 22;22(1):278. Epub 2022 Mar 22.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medical Faculty, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.

Background: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection worldwide, affecting about 80% of women up to the age of 50. The persistent infection of high risk-HPV types (HR-HPV) is the leading cause of cervical cancer, the fourth most common cancer of women. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate the frequency and typing of HPV in the genital lesions in the Iranian population. Read More

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Giant anogenital tumor of Buschke-Löwenstein in a patient living with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: a case report.

J Med Case Rep 2022 Mar 18;16(1):116. Epub 2022 Mar 18.

Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon.

Background: Buschke-Löwenstein tumor is a giant condyloma acuminata infection that is characterized by degeneration, invasion, and recurrence. It is associated with human papilloma virus infection. It develops around the genital and perineal area, sometimes causing a large budding ulcerated lesion. Read More

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Clinical Conundrum: A Case of Cervical Giant Condyloma Acuminatum.

J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2022 Mar;44(3):294-297

Allan Blair Cancer Centre, Regina, SK.

Giant condyloma acuminatum (GCA) is a benign anogenital lesion caused by human papilloma virus. It is rarely found on the cervix and is difficult to differentiate from malignancy. It is associated with a propensity for invasion, recurrence, and malignant transformation. Read More

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Increased risk of genital warts in inflammatory bowel disease: A Danish registry-based cohort study (1996-2018).

United European Gastroenterol J 2022 04 16;10(3):287-295. Epub 2022 Mar 16.

PREDICT, Center for Molecular Prediction of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Aalborg University, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Background: Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are at increased risk of human papillomavirus (HPV) related cancers such as anal squamous cell carcinoma. However, risk of non-malignant HPV infection has never been systematically studied in IBD. This study aims to assess the risk of genital warts (GW) in IBD patients. Read More

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Cost-Effectiveness of Bivalent, Quadrivalent, and Nonavalent HPV Vaccination in South Africa.

Clin Drug Investig 2022 Apr 16;42(4):333-343. Epub 2022 Mar 16.

Fifth Department of Medicine, University Hospital Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany.

Background And Objectives: In South Africa, the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) and associated diseases, such as cervical cancer and genital warts, is among the highest in the world. This study evaluates the cost-effectiveness of bivalent, quadrivalent, and nonavalent HPV vaccination for 9- to 14-year-old girls from the South African healthcare system perspective.

Methods: A Markov model portraying the natural HPV disease progression from high-risk infection to cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) I, CIN II/III, or cervical cancer and from low-risk infection to genital warts was built. Read More

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A predictive model of genital warts preventive behaviors among women in the south of Iran: application of health belief model.

BMC Womens Health 2022 03 8;22(1):63. Epub 2022 Mar 8.

Social Determinants in Health Promotion Research Center, Hormozgan Health Institute, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, Iran.

Background: Genital wart (GW) is known as an infectious disease. Besides the infection, it is associated with a higher risk of cervical neoplasia and cancer in the infected population. The present research aimed to explore the predictors of GW preventive behaviors based on the health belief model (HBM). Read More

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Study on the application and imaging characteristics of optical coherence tomography in vulva lesions.

Sci Rep 2022 03 7;12(1):3659. Epub 2022 Mar 7.

Department of Gynecology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Henan International Joint Laboratory of Ovarian Malignancies, Zhengzhou, 450052, China.

In this study, a prospective study was conducted by using optical coherence tomography (OCT) in the in vivo detection of vulvar diseases. The clinical efficacy of the OCT we investigated in the detection of vulvar diseases, and the characteristics of the OCT images were defined. Overall, this study recruited 63 patients undergoing the colposcopy for vulvar lesions in three Chinese hospitals from December 20th, 2018 and September 24th, 2019. Read More

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Outcomes of surgical management of buschke-lowenstein tumor in a Philippine tertiary hospital.

Ann Coloproctol 2022 Feb 23;38(1):82-87. Epub 2022 Feb 23.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines Manila, Manila, Philippines.

Buschke-Lowenstein tumor (BLT) is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by the human papillomavirus. This study investigated the profile, management, and outcomes of patients who underwent surgery for BLT from 2015 to 2019 at the Philippine General Hospital. Seven patients underwent surgery for BLT. Read More

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February 2022

Human Papillomavirus associated prevention: knowledge, attitudes, and perceived risks among men who have sex with men and transgender women in Pakistan: a qualitative study.

BMC Public Health 2022 02 22;22(1):378. Epub 2022 Feb 22.

Department of Global Public Health Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

Objectives: Men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender individuals are at higher risk of genital warts and anal cancer due to sexually transmitted human papillomavirus infection. This study explores MSM and transgender women's perceptions of Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and HPV prevention strategies (screening and vaccination) in Pakistan.

Design: A qualitative study using focus group discussions (FGD) with self-identified MSM, male sex workers and transgender women were conducted between March 2019 to August 2019 in Karachi, Pakistan. Read More

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February 2022

Knowledge, Attitudes and HPV Vaccine Intention Among Women in India.

J Community Health 2022 06 19;47(3):484-494. Epub 2022 Feb 19.

Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA.

In India, cervical cancer associated with human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a leading cause of cancer-related mortality among women. However, uptake of the vaccine in India is low. We assessed knowledge and attitudes towards HPV, assess participants' willingness to accept the vaccination for themselves and their children, and determine factors associated with intention to receive the HPV vaccine among women in Mangalore, India. Read More

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Assessment of sinecatechins 10% ointment used as proactive sequential therapy in recurrence rate of genital warts lesions after cryotherapy. The PACT-II Trial (postablation immunomodulator treatment of condylomata with sinecatechins): a prospective assessor-blinded, multicenter, pilot trial.

Ital J Dermatol Venerol 2022 Feb;157(1):72-77

Department of Medicine, Cantabria Labs Difa Cooper, Caronno Pertusella, Varese, Italy -

Background: Cryotherapy is commonly used as ablative treatment of external genital warts (EGW). However, after cryotherapy recurrence of lesions affects on average 45% (42-70%) of subjects in the 6 months after the treatment. Sinecatechins 10% are an effective topical treatment of EGW. Read More

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February 2022

Intralesional bivalent human papilloma virus vaccine as a treatment for anogenital warts versus topical podophyllin resin 25%: A pilot study.

Dermatol Ther 2022 May 24;35(5):e15384. Epub 2022 Feb 24.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Andrology, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt.

A role of human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines as a therapy for genital warts was suggested, nevertheless; it has not been established in clinical trials and has yet to be determined. The objective of this study is to evaluate a potential benefit of intralesional injection of bivalent HPV (Cervarix) vaccine as a treatment for anogenital warts versus topical podophyllin resin 25%. Forty-four patients with anogenital warts were included in the study, 22 patients received intralesional Cervarix every 2 weeks until clearance of lesions or for a maximum of five sessions. Read More

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