Herpes And Genital Warts: The Basics
Genital warts and herpes are two of the most widespread of STD’s around theworld. It is very famous despite the fact that these infections are morecommon among Caucasians. These two infections are very prevalent regardlessof your sex, age, race, and social status. Basically, it can infect everyone.These two infections are often considered as the same. However, they are not.To give you an idea of what they are, here are similarities and differences of them:• Both of them are highly contagious.• Both of them are STD’s.• Both experience a latency state wherein the infection slows down and theviruses appear to be dormant.• Both of them have no quick cures.• Both can infect at any places of the body.• Human Papilloma virus (HPV) is the cause of genital warts. However, the type2 human simplex virus (HSV) is the reason for herpes.• The immune system can interfere with the growth of HPV but it cannot affectHSV.• Sores and lesions around the genital area are the symptoms of herpes.However, genital warts are characterized by massive growth of wart clustersaround the area.• Herpes is much of a threat especially when the outbreak of sores and lesionsalready occur.As I have said earlier, both are incurable. Even so, experts have formulatedways for genital warts herpes treatment. This does not cure the real sources of the infections but removes the symptoms and prevents it from growing againas much as possible. Here are examples of
– This is a method of curing warts through the use of liquidnitrogen. The liquid nitrogen is then used in order to freeze the warts for it tobe removed. This only involves minor pain but there is a risk of the othertissues near it gets damaged as well.