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Extensive anogenital warts: a multidisciplinary surgical management

Kostas Chondros, Konstantinos Graikos, Athanasios Klambatsas, Nikolaos Dimasis

Abstract


Genital warts are a major worldwide healthcare problem of sexually active population. Apart from direct association with cervical cancer, male patients experience HPV-related condylomata in several locations in the anogenital area. Extensive growth, multifocality and difficult accessibility wart sites are demanding and often require multidisciplinary surgical management. In our case, we present a male patient with extensive anogenital warts treated by a team of surgeons in several steps.

Keywords: Anogenital warts, condylomata acuminata, anus obstruction, HPV infection



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