Genital warts considered as a problem that most of patient putting the complaint very often at Urology clinic. As the matter fact it was a Human papilloma virus (HPV), and it’s been mainly causing the problem to the cosmetic-related disease which is sometime it’s hard to get eradicated by the medicines.
The important statement that we’d like to inform the patients is that, it just a simple benign and rarely to see this thing turn to be a malignancy. Then one thing that we most worry about for this condition, I can say — the cosmetic-aspect-related only. In this topic, I will mainly targeted and focus on a “small” size only.
Small size Genital wart can be removed by 25% Podophyllin solutions. The solutions has the efficacy on the chemical burning, so it can flatten the unpleasant skin lesions which is caused from an HPV-related skin disease.
After reviewing the literature, a 25% Podophyllin solutions has 20% chances to remove such those small lesions within 1 week and another 60% chances will work within 5 weeks as the simplicity solution used. Anyway, everything has pros and cons, the main side effect of a high concentrated Podophyllin solution is an unwanted normal surrounding skin burning and sometimes it can cause a severe burning to your skin in case that the improper using happens.
Instruction for a 25% Podophyllin solution over the small Genital warts
***Please strictly follow the instruction due to risk can cause a severely skin burn***
- Wash genital area with liquid soap and water
- Dry out the genital area with towel or dryer
- Identify all small genital warts
- Apply Vaseline cream all over genital warts and surrounding skin (This method will prevent unwanted skin burn)
- Soak 25% Podophyllin solution with cotton bud and drop the solution only 1 drop in each small Genital wart
- Recheck again whether all of the genital wart are applied with the solutions
- Use another clean cotton bud to wipe out the overflow Podophyllin solution that reached to the other unwanted skin areas
- Keep the solutions burning Genital warts for 4 hours then washing the genital area gently with water.
- You will allow applying a 25% Podophyllin solutions once a week only or it will take a very high concentrated solution. You can repeat until you felt satisfy the outcome.
- Even the Genital wart has gone, but you still need to do self-examination regularly, because it probably recur again and again
Genital wart is a cosmetic-concerned disease that can impact the mental trauma to someone who was suffering. The 25% Podophyllin solution is one option that can get rid of them, but patient must be some kind of a self-disciplined and be patient in stuff. Since the Genital warts is recurrent-always disease, HPV vaccination has role in reducing recurrence rate.
Any questions, you can feel free to discuss with me.