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HIV/AIDS Glossary

Genital Warts

Synonym(s): Condyloma Acuminatum, Venereal Warts

A sexually transmitted infection caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Genital warts appear as raised pink or flesh-colored bumps on the surface of or the tissue surrounding the vagina, cervix, tip of the penis, or anus.

Related Term(s): Human Papillomavirus, Sexually Transmitted Infection

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