Human Papillomavirus (HPV) By: Gabriela Mendoza Sociology 21 Dr. Raskoff
What is HPV? <ul><li>HPV : A the most common sexually transmitted virus that may result in warts. </li></ul><ul><li>The vi...
Low vs. High Types of HPV Low Risk Types of HPV: High Risk Types of HPV:
What Does HPV Effect? <ul><li>There are more than 100 types of HPV </li></ul><ul><li>About 40 types of HPV can influence t...
How is HPV Spread? <ul><li>HPV is spread by skin-to-skin contact: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Vaginal intercourse </li></ul></ul...
Symptoms of HPV <ul><li>Most individuals with HPV have no symptoms or health problems as a result of the virus. </li></ul>...
Signs and Symptoms of HPV Related Problems <ul><li>There are usually no symptoms until the condition has advanced to a poi...
Treatment Options <ul><li>There is currently no HPV treatment to cure </li></ul><ul><li>HPV itself. </li></ul><ul><li>Trea...
Prevention Cesarean delivery for women with genital warts to prevent Juvenile onset RRP There are no approved screening fo...
Vaccines Gardisal Cervarix
Statistics <ul><li>According to the American Social Health Association: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Approximately 5.5 million ne...
Sources <ul><ul><li>Information: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/genitalWarts/understanding/Pag...
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  1. 1. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) By: Gabriela Mendoza Sociology 21 Dr. Raskoff
  2. 2. What is HPV? <ul><li>HPV : A the most common sexually transmitted virus that may result in warts. </li></ul><ul><li>The virus is categorized into two types depending on their seriousness. </li></ul><ul><li>Low Risk Types : The forms of HPV that result in genital warts. </li></ul><ul><li>High Risk Types : the forms of HPV that may cause cell changes resulting in various forms of cancer. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Low vs. High Types of HPV Low Risk Types of HPV: High Risk Types of HPV:
  4. 4. What Does HPV Effect? <ul><li>There are more than 100 types of HPV </li></ul><ul><li>About 40 types of HPV can influence the genital area: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Vulva </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Vagina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cervix </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rectum </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Anus </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Penis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scrotom </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. How is HPV Spread? <ul><li>HPV is spread by skin-to-skin contact: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Vaginal intercourse </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Anal intercourse </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Oral sex </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Symptoms of HPV <ul><li>Most individuals with HPV have no symptoms or health problems as a result of the virus. </li></ul><ul><li>90% of the cases clears naturally as a result of the body’s immune system </li></ul><ul><li>If not cleared HPV may lead to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Genital warts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis (RRP) : Warts in the throat </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cervical cancer and other forms of cancer </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Signs and Symptoms of HPV Related Problems <ul><li>There are usually no symptoms until the condition has advanced to a point where it’s hard to treat </li></ul><ul><li>There are usually no symptoms until the condition has advanced to a point where it’s hard to treat </li></ul><ul><li>Appear within weeks or months after sexual contact with an infected partner </li></ul><ul><li>Can block the airway, causing difficulty breathing </li></ul><ul><li>Appear within weeks or months after sexual contact with an infected partner </li></ul><ul><li>Usually appear as a small bump or cluster in the genital area </li></ul>Other Forms of Cancer Cervical Cancer RRP Genital Warts
  8. 8. Treatment Options <ul><li>There is currently no HPV treatment to cure </li></ul><ul><li>HPV itself. </li></ul><ul><li>Treatment is available for HPV related problems </li></ul><ul><li>Most are treatable when diagnosed and treated during the initial stages </li></ul><ul><li>Can be treated through surgery </li></ul><ul><li>Or through medications taken over a period of years </li></ul><ul><li>Can be removed through the use of a LEEP procedure, where the warts are severed from the skin </li></ul><ul><li>Cyrosurgery : medical </li></ul><ul><li>procedure where the warts are frozen </li></ul><ul><li>Laser surgery is also available </li></ul>Various forms of Cancer RRP Genital Warts
  9. 9. Prevention Cesarean delivery for women with genital warts to prevent Juvenile onset RRP There are no approved screening for this particular form of cancer There are no approved screening for this particular form of cancer <ul><li>A vaccine- Gardisil, is available to protect against most anal cancers in both males and females </li></ul><ul><li>Yearly Pap tests for Gay and Bisexual men </li></ul><ul><li>Two vaccines- Gardisil and Cervarix, is available to protect women against most cervical cancers </li></ul><ul><li>Routine Pap tests </li></ul>A vaccine- Gardisil, is available to protect against genital warts in both males and females RRP Orophar-yngea l Cancer Penile Cancer Anal Cancer Cervical Cancer Genital Warts
  10. 10. Vaccines Gardisal Cervarix
  11. 11. Statistics <ul><li>According to the American Social Health Association: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Approximately 5.5 million new cases of sexually transmitted HPV infections are reported yearly. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>6.2 million new infections are estimated to occur </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>20 million people in the United States are already infected, most don’t know it </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>At least 50% of sexually active men and women acquire a genital HPV infection at some point in their lives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>By age 50 at least 80% of women will have been infected with a genital HPV infection </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Sources <ul><ul><li>Information: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/genitalWarts/understanding/Pages/treatment.aspx </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://hpv.emedtv.com/hpv/hpv-statistics.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-topics/stds-hiv-safer-sex/hpv-4272.htm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hpv.html#cat5 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.cdc.gov/std/HPV/STDFact-HPV.htm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pictures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.prlog.org/11176003-how-to-cure-genital-warts-naturally.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://symptomadvice.com/females-symptoms-of-hpv-and-how-often-does-it-come-back/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>https://adpharm.net/blog/2010/03/cervarix-head-to-head-study-cervarix-vs-gardasil/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://pro.gsk.fr/Nos-Medicaments/cervarix/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.magnetreps.com/wp/1053 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.cynthiajanak.com/gardasil.html </li></ul></ul>

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