A 37-year-old male asked:
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how can someone with hpv-cervical cancer and get cold soars occasionally still transmitt through giving oral sex to able who does not have hpv?

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Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Hpv is contagious: Hpv can be transmitted anyway; you should practice safe sex only to avoid the risk of passing the infections to thers, if you have the virus. Best wishes.
Answered on Sep 20, 2013
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
19 years experience Pediatrics
.: Hpv can transmit when affected person has active lesions. Sometime the active lesions may not be readily apparent.
Answered on Nov 9, 2015
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Dr. Phil Chen
Dr. Phil Chen answered
25 years experience Family Medicine
Different disease: Cold sore could from herpes virus, not hpv. Oral sex could get both diseases if the disease is active.
Answered on Jan 27, 2017
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