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Anal dysplasia can be found in anal warts or sometimes these changes are found incidentally at the time of unrelated anal surgery (i. Screening procedures available to detect anal dysplasia include anal cytology and high-resolution anoscopy (hra). Anal warts are caused by the human papilloma virus, which is usually transmitted through sexual contact but not necessarily through anal intercourse. There are many types of human papilloma virus some cause warts on the hands and feet and others cause genital and anal warts. Left untreated, warts may lead to an increased risk of anal cancer in the affected area. Internal anal warts may not respond to topical medications, so surgery may be required. While there is no cure for hpv, the infection may clear on its own. If it does not, and treatment is needed, there are many options that an hpv doctor can help with. Treatment focuses on anal wart removal and anal cancer prevention. Warts can be approached with topical creams, acids, infrared coagulation, andor electrocautery. You will also find information on human papilloma virus , the cause of over 90 of anal cancers. (hpv is also responsible for over 95 of cervical cancers, as well as genital and anal warts. ) the good news is only a fraction of people with anal hpv infection will develop a lasting case of hsil or lsil, and even fewer will progress into anal cancer.