Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Warts Vaginal Underlying Cause

Genital warts are caused by the human papillomavirus.

The virus is spread during oral, genital, or anal sex with a person who has genital warts. The human papillomavirus also causes cervical cancer in women.

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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