A 19-year-old female asked:
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what does oral hpv infection look like? does oral hpv cause bumps in the mouth?

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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 (if not eliminate) your exposure. Condoms and dental dams help but are generally thought to be ineffective.
Answered on Oct 20, 2018
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