Guideline: Sexually Transmitted Infections: Management Guidelines 2015 » Genital Molluscum Contagiosum (MC)



This is a viral infection which can be transmitted sexually and non-sexually. It is usually self-limiting but can be progressive in an advanced stage of immunodeficiency.

  • Clinical signs include papules at the genitals or other parts of the body.
  • The papules usually have a central dent (umbilicated papules).



Medicine Treatment


  • Tincture of iodine BP.
    • Apply with an applicator to the core of the lesions.