Top
10
Doctor insights on: I Have Hpv Can I Pass It By Giving Oral Sex To My Partner

Share
1

1
I have HPV can I pass it by giving oral sex to my partner?

I have HPV can I pass it by giving oral sex to my partner?

Yes: This is not as common a pathway to pass hpv comparing to vaginal/anal intercourse, but it does occur. ...Read more

Dr. Patricia Foster
4 doctors shared insights

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


3

3
Hi Doctor Khan, I tested positive for HPV and gave my partner oral sex, can I pass it on to him from doing that? I previously asked my gyno and he sai

Hi Doctor Khan, I tested positive for HPV and gave my partner oral sex, can I pass it on to him from doing that? I previously asked my gyno and he sai

Makes no difference: Maybe I can help while you wait for Dr.Khan. If the two of you have been having sex for sometime, he has already been exposed repeatedly to your genital HPV and you can assume he has it. Maybe he was the source of your infection. You probably don't have it orally, but if you do, oral sex will not change his risk. You can continue your usual sexual practices: no need to change now. It's too late! ...Read more

6

6
If the female who's HPV high risk with cervical dsyplasma transmitt it by giving oral sex to the male.

No: If a woman has high risk hpv on her cervix, that doesn't mean she necessarily has been exposed to hpv orally. She would have to have had oral sex with a man. The virus doesn't travel through blood stream, it's skin to skin contact/transmittal. More partners means increased risk of hpv for both oral and cervical. Smoking also increases risk for both. Hope that helps! ...Read more

7

7
What are the chances of getting oral warts /hpv from giving oral sex to a female? Many of the docs on here have given me polarized opinions about this

What are the chances of getting oral warts /hpv from giving oral sex to a female? Many of the docs on here have given me polarized opinions about this

HPV: There is no right answer to almost any question about hpv yet. I would say that oral sex performed on a female is of low risk. But, that does not in any necessary way mean you are not already hpv infected. 96% of americans have been exposed to hpv by age 26. Hpv is transmitted skin to skin. ...Read more

8

8
Is it easy after giving oral sex to a female to get oral warts or HPV lesions. Other docs on here have said no but I am worried and have an oral bump.

Is it easy after giving oral sex to a female to get oral warts or HPV lesions. Other docs on here have said no but I am worried and have an oral bump.

Not common: You should definitely get your "bump" checked out. However, it is very rare for hpv to spread from the genitals to the mouth or lips with out any open sores. ...Read more