Anal Warts (Perianal Warts) Removal Treatment

Anal Warts Removal Treatment (Perianal Warts)

Perianal Warts (aka Peri-Anal Warts, Condyloma Acuminata) are flesh colored, cauliflower like growths in and around the anus that is caused by HPV (Human Papilloma Virus).

How do I know I have Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

Frequently, people only find out they have Perianal Warts if it starts to bleed especially after wiping with toilet paper.

Or if their partner notices it and informs them.

You will be able to feel the growths with your fingers or see them with a mirror.

Perianal Warts do not cause any pain or itch.

How can I catch Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

Perianal Warts is caused by HPV. You can catch HPV by having unprotected anal sex with a partner who is infected with HPV.

HPV often causes no symptoms so you can catch HPV from your partner even if he appears completely well.

 

If I have Anal Warts (Perianal Warts) can I pass it to my partner?

Yes. If you have Perianal Warts, you can pass it to your partner by having unprotected anal sex.

If your partner develops penile warts after having anal sex with you, you should have yourself checked for Perianal Warts.

How do I check for Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

You will be able to see flesh colored, cauliflower like growths around the anus. However, other things such as skin tags can look like Perianal Warts to the untrained eye.

See our Doctors. We will be able to determine if you truly have Perianal Warts. We might need to take a sample of the growth and send it to the lab for confirmation.

 

How is Anal Warts (Perianal Warts) treated?

There are many treatments available for Perianal Warts.

Aldara Cream (Imiquinod) has been found to be effective against Perianal Warts. The cream is applied onto the warts 3 to 4 times a week and left for 8 hours. It usually takes more than 6 weeks of application to fully eradicate the Perinal Warts. If too much cream is applied it can cause redness and even blistering of the surrounding skin.

We can freeze the Perinal Warts off with a special device. You might need more than 1 session of freezing to fully eradicate the Perianal Warts.

We can laser the Perianal Warts off. Most times a single session of laser treatment is enough to fully eradicate the Perianal Warts.

How can I protect myself from Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

Always use a condom when having anal sex. That said, condoms only provide 30% protection against HPV infection.

There are vaccines available for both Men and Women that can protect you against HPV that causes Perianal Warts. Speak to our Doctors for more details.

 

Are there any other diseases associated with Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

Yes. Perianal Warts are caused by HPV. Certain strains of HPV can cause cancer of the anus.

When treating your Perianal Warts please also speak to our Doctors about checking for HPV and anal cancer.

Are there other STDs associated with Anal Warts (Perianal Warts)?

Yes. Perianal Warts can be associated with Rectal Gonorrhea.

Perianal Warts can also be associated with HIV, Syphilis and Hepatitis B.

It is advisable to seek your Doctor’s opinion for screening of all the STDs.

 

Feel free to visit our clinics anytime if you think you are suffering from Anal Warts (Perianal Warts).

 

1.) Dr. Tan and Partners @Novena


Men’s Health & Sexual Health Clinic

Dr. Tan Kok Kuan is currently practising in Men’s Health & Sexual Clinic @Novena Medical Centre

Address:
Novena Medial Centre
#08-31, 10 Sinaran Drive
Singapore 307506

Telephone:
+65 6397 2095

Email: doctor@drtanandpartners.com

Operating Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.30 a.m to 5.30 p.m.

Saturday
9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m

Sunday and Public Holiday
Closed

2.) Dr. Tan and Partners @Somerset


Men’s Lifestyle Clinic

Address:
Orchard Building
#10-08, 1 Grange Road
Singapore 239693

Telephone:
+65 6262 0762

Email: doctor@drtanandpartners.com

Operating Hours:
Monday to Friday
10.00 a.m to 2.00 p.m. and
3.00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday
9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m

Sunday and Public Holiday
Closed

3.) Dr. Tan and Partners @Robertson


Men’s Health & Anonymous HIV Testing Clinic

Anonymous HIV Testing in Singapore:
(Don’t require any identification, such as passport, NRIC or contact details during registration. )

Dr Deepa and Dr Jonathon Ti are currently practising at @Robertson Branch

Address:
11 Unity Street
#02-07, Robertson Walk
Singapore 237995

Telephone:
+65 6238 7810

Email: doctor@drtanandpartners.com

Operating Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.00 a.m to 9.00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday
9.00 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.

4.) Dr. Tan and Partners @Scotts


Men’s Health Clinic

Dr. Justin Sii & Dr. Elaine are currently practising at our Men’s Health Clinic @Scotts Medical Centre

Address:
9 Scotts Road,
#06-06, Scotts Medical Centre
Singapore 228210

Telephone:
+65 6694 2348

Email: doctor@drtanandpartners.com

Operating Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m.

Saturday
8.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m

Sunday & Public Holiday Closed