Sexually Transmitted Diseases/HPV Genital Warts?



Hi, I don`t know how long I have those bumps.As far as I read online warts comes through sex. I never had sex in my life.And never used someone else`s towel,Do you think those are hpv warts or something else ?
thank you

Hi Chad,

It isn't HPV because that has to be transmitted from person to person; you were actually born with those. They're called Fordyce's spots and are a genetic skin condition which are similar to pimples. Except these are deep sebaceous cysts and should never be removed by you. If you find them unpleasant, consider making an appointment with a skin specialist to have them removed, but they CAN come back. They can also disappear over time and never reoccur again. Because they are so common, men and women learn to deal with them the world over and they don't just appear on your genitalia, but also your mouth. If you have follow-up let me know.

Best wishes,


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John Brice


Educated and certified in STI information, HIV and AIDS, and trained in comprehensive sex education for teens and young adults. Providing counseling in sexuality, sexual interests, and sexual orientations, pregnancy prevention, safer sex initiatives, and teaching health education seminars to adults ages 18-65 for the past 3 years. Serve underserved clients in homeless shelters, workplace readiness programs, and detention centers. Three term AmeriCorps domestic service volunteer and Peace Corps nominee for Health Service to Lesotho and Rwanda. Providing services to the GLBTQIA populations of which I am a member.


3 years as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician (Advanced) for 3 years and comprehensive sex educator for 3 years and parenting educator for 3 years. *North Carolina State Certified Emergency Medical Technician, #P083512 *Certified Health Education Specialist, #22589

*American Public Health Association *National Commission on Health Education Credentialing

American Public Health Association, Student Assembly, Quarterly Newsletter 2012-2014

*Doctor of Education (candidate), K-12 Teacher Leadership; Capella University *Master of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Capella University *Master of Education, Curriculum and Instruction; Concordia University-Portland *Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and English; East Carolina University

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Graduated with Distinction from Capella University AllExperts, Top Experts of 2014 (One and Multiple Categories)

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*Over 180 clients, lasting 30 sessions, in 5 locations during Florida service. *Over 150 clients, lasting 18 sessions, in 2 locations during South Carolina service.

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