Common questions about HPV. How to talk to your partner about your test results. Resources. Glossary.
You are just starting a new relationship, and want to talk to a partner about testing, in general, but don't know how to bring it up.
One especially in the US that's becoming quite the household name is HPV (human papilloma virus) the cause of Genital Warts.
Talking to your Partner about HPV. HPV test can cause cervical cancer in women; it does not cause genital warts. n Partners who have been together for a while tend to share HPV.
HPV refers to a group of more than 100 viruses.
Talking to a Partner. Before discussing things with a partner think about addressing any of your own questions or issues about HPV. This is to help establish your own comfort level and is where knowledge really does equal power.
Cervical cancer is caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). and can be prevented. Talk with your health care provider about screening for cervical cancer.
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) or Genital Warts.
human papilloma virus [BACK TO TOP]. Meaning: Any of a group of papovaviruses associated with genital or oral carcinomas or a group associated with benign genital tumors. Classified under: Nouns denoting animals.
Now I need to talk to any potential partners about the possibility I have "high-risk HPV" so they can educate themselves and decide whether or not to take the risk. Talk about putting a damper on a romantic evening.