Anal sex is a very common practice among gay, bisexual, and queer men. Knowing the risks and how to enjoy safer anal sex is vital to a healthy sex life. The fact is: a lot goes on down there. Many conditions can impact your anal health aside from HIV, gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis. Paul are helpful and gay-friendly.
Skip to main content. Anal Warts. Anal warts Condyloma acuminate are small or large growths located around or inside the anus. Occasionally , anal warts will develop on the skin surrounding the genital area.
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Anal warts also called "condyloma acuminata" are a condition that affects the area around and inside the anus. They may also affect the skin of the genital area. They first appear as tiny spots or growths, perhaps as small as the head of a pin, and may grow quite large and cover the entire anal area. They usually appear as a flesh or brownish color.
Common sexually transmitted bacterial organisms may affect the anorectum and perianal skin. While some of these infections are a result of contiguous spread from genital infection, most result from receptive anal intercourse. Polymicrobial infection is common and there is overlap in symptoms caused by the organisms that may infect the anorectum. This article addresses the most common bacterial organisms that are sexually transmitted and affect the anorectum. It includes discussions of gonorrhea, campylobacter, chlamydia, shigella, chancroid, granuloma inguinale, and syphilis.