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Symptoms of HPV on throat ?

Symptoms of HPV on throat ?

White patches: White patches or hoarseness in your throat that does not go away would require a ENT md to evaluate. ...Read more

Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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Hpv (Definition)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 different types of HPV that causes warts in different areas of the body. HPV is incredibly common and almost all sexually active men and women get it during their lifetime. Most of the time HPV does not cause any symptoms or complications. However, A limited number of these HPV viruses are pathogenic and if not monitored carefully can be responsible for causing cervical and penile cancer. Some of these viruses have been ...Read more


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I get this Minty cold throat sensation, thought it was acid reflux but have anyone ever had this symptom when dealing with oral hpv?

I get this Minty cold throat sensation, thought it was acid reflux but have anyone ever had this symptom when dealing with oral hpv?

Very unlikely: It would be unlikely for you to have any change in taste or smell sensation associated with oral HPV. If you are concerned, you can have a doctor obtain a PCR swab from your mouth/throat to be tested for HPV. For more information www.askyourgynecologist.org ...Read more

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How are men tested for HPV if no symptoms appear?? For Both genital & throat.

How are men tested for HPV if no symptoms appear?? For Both genital & throat.

No: There is no approved test for HPV screening in men. However, some doctors are urging anal Pap tests for gay and bisexual men, who are at higher risk of anal cancer caused by HPV. ...Read more

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My bf and I have HPV and I gave him oral and deepthroat sex. I suspect that I have HPV in my throat and mouth too. What are symptoms of HPV in mouth?

My bf and I have HPV and I gave him oral and deepthroat sex. I suspect that I have HPV in my throat and mouth too. What are symptoms of HPV in mouth?

Not obvious.: Certain strains of HPV is associated with oropharyngeal cancer but the incidence is fairly low compared to other types of cancer, at least in the US. The incidence is on the rise however. If you feel there is abnormal lesions in the oropharynx, you should have a through exam. However, most HPV infection are self-limiting and asymptomatic. ...Read more

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Would I have symptoms of HPV one day after exposure i had oral last night and now have a sore throat it's been about 15 hours?

HPV: Unlike to be developing symptoms of hpv this soon, but assuming you were performing oral sex on a man, gonorrhea is certainly possible to be producing symptoms rapidly. You also need to be checked for syphilis and HIV as well as chlamydia. See a doctor and have this evaluated. Good luck and best wishes for a good outcome. ...Read more

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Tested positive genital HPV16 & others. How to know if I have the throat type too? Is it also no symptoms? How to cure throat HPV in this case if any?

Tested positive genital HPV16 & others. How to know if I have the throat type too? Is it also no symptoms? How to cure throat HPV in this case if any?

No cure: There is immunization for HPV, but no cure - yet. In most individuals, the body's immune system seems to neutralize the virus over an up to 2 year time period. HPV infections don't cause symptoms, unless an individuals' body is unable to fight the virus and decade down the road ends up with cancer of the cervix or the throat. A swab from the throat is technically possible. ...Read more

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Is HPV the same as HIV or similar? How do you test for it? What are symptoms? Can you die from it? Throat affected? I had bumps on vocal chords an

Is HPV the same as HIV or similar?  How do you test for it? What are symptoms? Can you die from it?  Throat affected?  I had bumps on vocal chords an

Not the same.: HPV is Human papillomavirus, and HIV is Human immunodeficiency virus. The HPV test is available only to women; no HPV test yet exists to detect the virus in men. However, men can be infected with HPV and pass the virus along to their sex partners by vaginal, anal or oral sex. One type of HPV can cause genital warts while another type can cause cancer. ...Read more

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If the person with history of cervical dysplasia which is from HPV and hasnt had any symptoms in mouth or throat how would you know if the HPV is ther?

If the person with history of cervical dysplasia which is from HPV and hasnt had any symptoms in mouth or throat how would you know if the HPV is ther?

There is no: Need to know, you will not transmit it this way. Give yourself a mental break. You had hpv, like 80% of adults have had at one point, don't worry about your throat. Good luck. ...Read more

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Whats the difference between symptoms for strep throat and Oropharyngeal cancer from hpv? Can your immune system fight off all hpv after 1-2 yrs?

Whats the difference between symptoms for strep throat and Oropharyngeal cancer from hpv? Can your immune system fight off all hpv after 1-2 yrs?

No symptoms from HPV: Pharyngeal cancer due to HPV is thousands of times rarer than strep throat. It doens't occur at age 21, rarely shows up before 50. Oral HPV and throat cancer cause no symptoms -- no pain, no sore throat, nothing; so strep symptoms are never HPV. And yes: the immune system usually cures HPV, either genital or oral, within 1-2 years. Most important: if not yet vaccinated against HPV, do it now. ...Read more

Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more