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Hpv canker sores

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
No risk, no worries: Is HPV a typo? Do you mean HIV-1? Anyway, don't worry about it. Neither HPV nor HIV can be transmitted by a shared cigarette, and neither one would ev... Read More

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
"canker sore": A "tiny canker sore" is probably herpes type I , not "HPV" (human papilloma virus). HPV is generally genital in location.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eva Pickler
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
HPV transmission: There are well over 100 strains of HPV. HPV is not known to be transmitted through casual contact but by intimate skin-to-skin contact. Sharing a drin... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Nobody knows: Nobody knows the answer to such a question. To find out, a researcher would have to find people with canker sores and proven exposures to HPV strains.... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 37 years experience
HPV: You may have a canker sore. This will heal in about 10 days to 2 weeks. Oral cancers are typically painless spots that do not heal and are more lik... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Not related: I can't put the three issues together as a related issue. Hpv has the potential of regressing locally and resurfacing later. The other issues arise fr... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
44 years experience
A virus: Canker sores are caused by a virus that remains dormant in your system, until stress, a scratch, or your lowered resistance often causes the canker so... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Canker sores: Canker sores are small, white swellings that develop into ulcers. They appear on tongue,lips,gums,inside of cheek. The sores are usually associated ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
Dentistry 40 years experience
Sores: They can be depending on the location. Treat the symptoms.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Hirsch
50 years experience
Virus: Most of them are caused by the chicken pox virus that you had as a child. No quick remedy for healing them. Warm salt water rinses and baby teething... Read More
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