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my husband had kaposi sarcoma cancer , could he have a child who would not inherit this?

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Dr. Jennifer Giltnane
12 years experience Pathology
Yes: Kaposi sarcoma is caused by a virus, human herpesvirus 8, so your husband's son will not inherit the disease.
Answered on Aug 22, 2019
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