Genital warts is an infection caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). It is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STD) in the U.S. Genital warts are spread by sexual contact. Signs and symptoms of genital warts include genital itching, burning, tenderness, and pain. Genital warts can be removed, but there is no cure for HPV infection. There is a vaccine to prevent infection from four common HPV types.Read more: Genital Warts in Women (HPV) Article
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