A 30-year-old female asked:
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i have only high risk hpv, will my bf get warts? as they're low risk right?

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Different strain: The wart strain differs and each strain is true to its pattern of associations. Your high risk strain (for cervical cancer) can also produce problems in men.Throat and penile cancer are rare but linked to these strains.If you/he gets warts it will be from some external exposure.
Answered on Mar 11, 2016
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