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what does hpv on tonsil look like

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like two: possibilities (either or BOTH)...Bacterial tonsil infection (most common =streptococcal but STAPHYLOCOCCAL infection also common an your description i ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
RED SPOTS/REDNESS: It looks like red spots or redness in the mouth, lips ot throat.It may feel painful when person is eating.It may also progress to warts in mouth which ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gavin Mckinnon
7 years experience Family Medicine
No symptoms: You can have oral HPV without any signs/symptoms at all. There is no reliable test for it. Your best bet is to get the vaccine (gardasil) and limit (i ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vitaliy Krol
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Hsv: Most likely HSV- herpes simplex virus, you should visit your primary physician for evaluation and treatment
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The few strains that produce genital warts can be seen when active.These can be tiny bubble-like outgrowths that eventually look like small cauliflowe ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Redness&Blurring: Primary herpes occurs in children & usually affects the eyelids. Adult herpes simplex type i usually affect the cornea in causing an ulcer that can re ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Anderson
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Bulging lump: Usually, it shows up as a lump on the side of the throat in the back. It can be painful or pain less. If the tonsil looks swollen, red, or irregular ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Charmoy
35 years experience Dentistry
Pimples: Little white pimples throughout the tongue , checks.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Lee Hinson
37 years experience Dentistry
Oral lesions that: Are cancerous can be red, white, pink, dark brown, ulcerated, raised or flat, irregular or well circumscribed, ulcerated, smooth, etc. If you have co ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: Very much like they look on adults.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: This is what are often called "cold sores". They begin with small blisters, break open and form shallow ulcers which are tender and painful.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: Just as it does everywhere else. These lesions begin with a tiny elevation of skin, progressing to a blister which breaks down and forms a shallow ul ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dell Goodrick
31 years experience Dentistry
HPV: Warts on the tongue are caused by human papillomavirus (hpv) and should be treated right away. They can appear singly or in clusters and are usually s ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If you are asking: This question about your own piercing - then you need medical eval asap.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Khan
31 years experience Infectious Disease
Warty: Hpv is simply the fancy term for warts. Anywhere it grows, it is a wart - can range from flat at the start and progress to cauliflower=like growth gi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
30 years experience Infectious Disease
Various shapes: It can take many forms ranging from small blisters to superficial ulcers to linear cuts.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience Infectious Disease
8 classes of herpes: Well...Herpes occurring on the stomach would really be classified as shingles (still herpes...And actually chicken pox from when you were a kid coming ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsillitis: Spots on the tonsils usually do mean tonsillitis. The spots associated with tonsillitis can be white, tan, yellow, green or even grey or purple. The ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ragan Faler
23 years experience Dentistry
Canker sores: Generally with the tongue, we are referring to an aphthous ulcer. These are whitish with a red border. They are generally painful. Also, there is a ... Read More
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Dr. Harvey Shiffman
36 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Blitsters or: It can start as fluid filled bubbles on the lips or face, then becoming red and crusty. The appearance depends on if it is the first exposure or not. ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: These lesions begin with a tiny red dot, turn into a blister and then break open and form a small ulcer about 3-8mm in diameter, or if several occur a ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
54 years experience Dentistry
clusters: Small vesicles that rupture into ulcers that are reddish -grey.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Richard Shih
27 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Painful blister: No matter it is herpes simplex or herpes zoster. The herpes always start from sporadic blisters and then ruptured later on. And they are paiful.
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