What are condylomata acuminata located in human papillomavirus (HPV) infection?

Updated: Feb 20, 2020
  • Author: Peter A Gearhart, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Condylomata acuminata are exophytic cauliflowerlike lesions that are usually found near moist surfaces. They may be observed in the perianal area, vaginal introitus, vagina, labia, and vulva. Genital warts may also be found on dry surfaces, such as the shaft of the penis.


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