Other Conditions With Symptoms Similar to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection
Other conditions that may cause symptoms similar to
genital warts caused by infection with the human
papillomavirus (HPV) include:
- Skin conditions that cause wartlike growths, such
- Rare skin cancers,
such as melanoma or squamous cell cancer of the vulva.
- A skin
disease caused by a virus (molluscum contagiosum) that produces soft, rounded
- A noncancerous tumor of fibrous tissue
- A noncancerous tumor of fat tissue
- A flattened, moist, raised growth that occurs in advanced
syphilis (condyloma latum).
- A tumor (adenoma) occurring in a gland,
such as a mucus-producing gland.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Last Revised||June 21, 2012|