Plainville, CT
A 37-year-old male asked:

Can a woman with hpv cervical cancer gives a man oral sex is it transmitt able. and she had her cancer removed. her pap test is normal.

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Dr. Jonathan Kirschner
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 18 years experience
Possible: If the hpv was also present in the oral cavity then it is possible.
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Dr. Andrew Doe
Radiology - Interventional 22 years experience
No: The virus is found in the vaginal/cervical area.
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A 36-year-old female asked about a 34-year-old member:
I am going for a Pap smear soon with insurance. Its been 7 years due to lack of insurance. What percentage of women actually develop cervical cancer? I read online that 90% clears HPV within 2-3years and less than 1% lifetime risk of developing it.
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Last updated Sep 15, 2013

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