Genital warts are small fleshy growths, bumps or skin changes that appear on or around the genital or anal area. Genital warts are very common. In England, they are the second most common type of sexually transmitted infection (STI) after chlamydia. You get genital warts from a viral skin infection caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). They are usually painless and are not a serious health problem. But they can be unpleasant to look at and cause psychological distress. There is no evidence that your fertility will be affected by genital warts. The human papilloma virus (HPV) The HPV is not a single...
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