Condylomas inside and outside, to treat or not to treat
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Dermatologie en Venereologie , Volume 30 - Issue 3 p. 23- 25
The title suggests that not treating condylomata is an op-tion. In view of the long-term consequences of chronically persistent HPV infections, not to treat is of course not a rea-listic option. The chance of developing (pre) malignancies such as M. Bowen and squamous cell carcinomas is approxi-mately 10% in oncogenic HPV infections. In immunosup-pressed patients and in the MSM and HIV +populations, that percentage can even increase to over 50%. The classic and more experimental treatment options will be discussed. It is expected that current experimental therapies will become the standard treatment in the future.
|Anogenital warts, CO2 laser, Electro surgery, HPV vaccination, HSIL, Imiquimod, LSIL|
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Prens, E.P. (2020). Condylomas inside and outside, to treat or not to treat. Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Dermatologie en Venereologie, 30(3), 23–25. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/131859