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HPV tests

Hi,

I received 5 months ago an unprotected fellatio and had potected vaginal sex with an escort.

I did not have any noticeable genital warts. I did an HPV PCR DNA blood test at 3 months - Negative.

1- how accurate is such test?
2- do I need to do a swab test or any other tests?

I have a stable gf and would like to transmit anything.

Thanks
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there is no blood test for hpv, its not blood virus..
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Thank you for your reply, but where I tested they took blood for the test as it is a DNA test I imagine it could also be semen right ?

There are such tests outside the US.
http://www.precisiontrials.com/news/hpv-blood-test.cfm.

Are there any available HPV tests for men according to you?
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How can a male test fo hpv if there r no visible warts?
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How can I make a test for HPV if there r no visible warts with the naked eye?

Should I consult a doctor to check in more details for warts?
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Yes, go see a dermatologist and ask for a visual check. But there is no accurate test in the US for men. What you described is very low risk.
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only a visual check? no biopsy or anything?
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They can only biopsy seen warts.  If you don't have any, there is nothing to biopsy.
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