A 25-year-old male asked:
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can guys carry hpv in their semen?

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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HPV: Yes. Of course.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: Skin rather than semen carries the HPV. Just don't worry about this. Best wishes.

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