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What pro-active steps should women take to stop giving men throat cancer from hpv?

Vaccinate & refrain. Preventive measures include vaccination against HPV, and (for infected or at risk women) to not allow cunnilingus. Read more...
Not a whole lot. Men gave the HPV to women in the 1st place. Then oral sex is a way for men to get it back young people of both sexes up to age 20 need to get vaccinated against HPV. older or those who already have it, vaccine is not helpful so avoid oral sex or use condoms is the only answer for your question. hope this helps. Read more...

Could HPV cause throat cancer?

Yes. The germ that can trigger cervical cancer,hpv, can be shared between sex partners.In males it can cause penile,anal and esophageal cancer, all of which take years to develop.The male may also carry the hpv and never have any problem with it, and never know they have it. Read more...

Percentage of HPV related throat cancer?

HPV causes. Most cervical cancer, and has just taken over first place from tobacco and alcohol for oropharynx (throat) cancer. The association and cause is rising and more than 50%. Read more...

How common is HPV the cause of throat cancer?

Not common. This is probably a rare cause. The most common causes are tobacco use (including smokeless) and alcohol use. Read more...

Throat cancer in someone in their 20's with hpv?

HPV infection is. Quite common, but development of cancer is quite rare. These cancers are more frequent in older pateints, but can occur in the 20's. Read more...

Is it true that throat cancer can be caused by hpv?

YES. Hpv type 16 is the one responsible for throat cancer. It is believe that it is due to oral sex. The good news is that cancers caused by this virus tend to respond better to treatment and are associated with better prognosis. It is standard practice now to evaluate all head/neck cancers for the presence of hpv 16. Read more...

What percentage of people with throat cancer also have hpv?

There are. 1.9 cases of oropharyngeal cases/100k. The usuakrisk factors are alcohol and tobacco use. The association with hpv strains is real, awareness in high, and infection with hpv strains is quite common, but transformation to cancer is much less frequent. Young, non-skong women with oropharynx are more likley. Since median age is 43, percent not yet known. Read more...

Is throat cancer rare in someone in their 20's caused by hpv?

Quite Rare. Generally cancer and especially throat cancer has been a disease of older men with history of tobacco and alcohol use. However, with the rise in hpv infections, incidence in younger people is rising. Read more...

How rare is throat cancer in a 25 year old female caused by hpv?

Quite Rare. Generally cancer and especially throat cancer has been a disease of the older men with history of tobacco and alcohol use. However, with the rise in hpv infections, incidence in younger people is rising. Read more...