Genital warts

Picture of genital warts and where they may appear

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For men, genital warts may appear around the anus, on the shaft of the penis, or on the scrotum. For women, genital warts may appear around the anus, on the vulva, in the vagina, or on the cervix.

Last Updated: July 2, 2008

Medical Review: Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH - Infectious Disease

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