HPV prevention in men and boys

Discuss prevention strategies and questions about HPV prevention in men and boys.


I have diagnosed HPV positive and abnormal cell!!!

  • By beautymimi · New reply November 22, 2013
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  • Firstly I am not native English speaker so please forgive my bad English. I am 35 year old and had never done pap test in my life. However, I have seen gynocologist and did pap test a month ago as I am ...

How do I keep my husband from getting it?

  • By kimr0519 · New reply March 7, 2013
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  • My husband and I have been married for 7 years this summer. Now, it's obvious that we have been passing the HPV back and forth for some time and we only knew about it when I found out last month about ...

Is it always contagiousness

  • By zopilote · New reply August 12, 2012
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  • My girlfriend has hpv and I am wondering if we have sex will I be infected ...

HPV vaccine

  • By purple4mp · New reply March 9, 2012
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  • might sound like a dumb question but is the hpv vaccine for males too or just for females ...

hello evrybody...

  • By sad-alot · New reply December 7, 2011
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  • hello evrybody , i would like to say that is make us feel bad to think about it and we can't stop , i have removed all of them after i freez them and then use the aldara for 8 week , but i was duote that ...

HPV Infection in Men

  • By corellin · New reply June 17, 2011
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  • http://www.nature.com/aja/journal/v13/n3 /full/aja201124a.html Interesting article on HPV infections in men ...


  • By columbus71 · New reply March 17, 2011
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  • hi, im male i think i have hpv,,i need some info on that, like can i get cancer? thanks ...

United HC/Humana not covering Gardasil for Boys

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  • By Dragonfly23 (Inactive) · New reply March 1, 2011
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  • If you are covered by either Humana or United Healthcare, you should know that these two insurance companies have decided that they are not going to reimburse for the administration of the Gardasil vaccine ...

HPV test for men (previous thread incorrect; there are tests)

  • By NorthJerseyGuy · New reply January 13, 2011
  • 32 replies
  • I recently learned that, among others, men who have sex with men (MSM) are at risk for HPV. In fact, the CDC cites infection rates among MSM at about 50% for HIV- ones and nearly 100% for HIV+ men. At ...

Let's back about HPV test

  • By bowl · New reply January 10, 2011
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  • Still there are many answers and questions about HPV causes and how it comes , go away nor to know u ve hpv by test. anyone know better than the rest ...

My Boyfriend post is worrisome...

  • By NorthJerseyGuy · New reply December 4, 2010
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  • Some of the people in that thread were discounting and disregarding the significance or the importance of HPV diagnoses in males. While the virus can just go away (according to CDC), the rates of anal ...

Should my BF take supplements?

  • By karrotopsrgreen · New reply October 6, 2010
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  • I had unprotected sex with my BF a couple times and I'm assuming I gave him my HPV. I am CIN2 and currently seeing a ND to be treated with supplements to avoid having the LEEP done hopefully. My BF and ...

Sept. 2010 Glamour Magazine: HPV Lawsuit against boyfriend...and wins.

  • By 1b1notalottafun · New reply August 9, 2010
  • 10 replies
  • I read this article in Glamour Magazine today. Real Stories- Real-Life Drama Page 334 " I Sued My Ex for Giving Me an STD--and I Won". The ruling that will have everybody talking. It's not available online ...

My Boyfriend...

  • By urbansole · New reply July 2, 2010
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  • I dont know what to tell my boyfriend. He's so worried, and I know he most likely has hpv. I feel so worried, and guilty because It's my fault... I've caused all this pain and worries to him :'( I'm going ...

New to HPV

HPVhater (Inactive)
  • By HPVhater (Inactive) · New reply June 30, 2010
  • 6 replies
  • I was diagnosed with HPV about 6 weeks ago. I discovered tiny bumps while shaving at the base of my penis, probably the worst thing I could have done. The 10 or less bumps soon turned into 20 or more ...

If you know a clinic which has an HPV test for men, plz tell me!

  • By me9uill0ry · New reply June 27, 2010
  • 5 replies
  • I have heard that there is currently no FDA-approved test to detect HPV in men in USA. There is an HPV test for men in Japan though... If somebody else knows a clinic which has an HPV test for men in ...

Can HPV lead to stomach or intestinal issues?

  • By abbyoyo · New reply June 20, 2010
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  • I found out I had a high risk strain of HPV about a year ago and had cryotherapy. my next pap smear came back normal. I was on the pill so my boyfriend probably got it too. He has been having some serious ...


  • By WARREN34 · New reply May 24, 2010
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CC Reinfection by Spouse after treatment?

  • By Excellence1234 · New reply March 20, 2010
  • 20 replies
  • My radiologist mentioned to me that your spouse DOES carry the HPV if he's been exposed to it. Well, obviously, after being together for 7 years, my husband and I have exposed each other to the HPV that ...

So Very Complexed

  • By JLE · New reply February 26, 2010
  • 8 replies
  • I am more than confused at this point. I have researched HPV and its affect on men and women. I recently had to tell a special someone that I had HPV. It was not received very well. He is very skeptical ...

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