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Can you get tonsillitis from kissing someone with tonsil cancer?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Stephen Camacho
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Tonsillitis : Tonsillitis comes from an infection with a virus or bacteria, not cancer. Cancer is not a communicable disease.
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Dr. Eyas Othman
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
No: No ther is no relation between throat cancer and throt infection.
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Last updated Apr 6, 2015

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