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A 24-year-old female asked:

What are the chances of getting hpv throat cancer? i am 24 and sexually active with my bf. what are the chances of clearance in my age group?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Get HPV vaccine: You are young enough to take HPV vaccine. The vaccine prevents most HPV related cancers. The risk of throat cancer is low if you do not smoke or drink.

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Last updated May 24, 2016

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