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Hpv in throat

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Impossible to say: If you have a specific concern, contact an ENT who can evaluate your nasal and oral cavity to see if HPV is an issue. The symptoms are too vague and m ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
HPV is Everywhere: Once you have hpv is unlikely that you can get it again. 96% of americans have been exposed to hpv by the time they are 26. If you have not gotten t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Only if she is...: Only if she is nibbling on or swallowing from areas that are infected with or contaminated with HPV virus can she catch the virus in her throat. She c ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Absolutely.: And it may be behind the surge in throat cancer in men, even suggested by some that it may be responsible for more cases than smoking. Here is a good ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Forget the lungs, as the germ does not go there, but an Ear Nose and Throat doc could evaluate the base of your tongue ant throat for evidence of infe ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahruq Sarela
9 years experience Internal Medicine
HPV in mouth : Oral pain, trouble swollowing, redness of the tongue and palate. Discharge. You may have fevers, swollen lymph nodes as well as the cause. Just get ch ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
High if lesions ...: Very high if visible lesions are present. The virus likes to go from one warm, moist place to another warm moist place regardless whether it is the mu ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Being studied : That is a hot topic in hpv research. This question is being studied in the scientific world. Hpv is transmitted through oral sex. The current thought ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Chemo RT: The lesions that appear in the head and neck area that are HPV related are squamous cancers. Several approaches can be used. If in posterior pharynx ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No cure: There is immunization for HPV, but no cure - yet. In most individuals, the body's immune system seems to neutralize the virus over an up to 2 year ti ... Read More
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