Can you get oral cancer from giving oral sex?

Risk Factor. Oral hpv contraction, does not necessarily lead to oral cancer. The strain of hpv and other mitigating factors are important. However the association is strong and patients should always have annual oral cancer screenings performed, and also oral hpv screening with their dentist or oral and maxillofacial surgeon.
Not sex per se. Hpv infection is associated with oral cancer and one can acquire hpv infection through oral sex. Only a small proportion of people getting hpv infection develop oral cancer. Hpv is also associated with cancer of the cervix, therefore you should get regular pap examinations.
Oral cancer. If you contract a virus such as hpv, this can lead to future cancer.

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How long before you get symptoms for HPV oral cancer. And if the woman that has it transmitt it by giving oral sex.

Hard to tell. Hopefully never but only time will tell. Choose your partners wisely, use protection. Read more...
Uncertain. Yes. Time duration unknown. Yes, you can. See oral surgeon or ENT doc if you have any of these symptoms: Persistent mouth sore, persistent mouth pain, a lump or thickening in the cheek, a white/red patch on the gums, tongue, tonsil, or lining of the mouth, a sore throat, hoarseness or feeling that something is caught in the throat that does not go away, difficulty swallowing/chewing. Read more...

I gave oral sex few times. Didnt get the vaccine. I worry I have high risk oral HPV 16.I have bad teeth and gums. Will oral HPV 16 turn oral cancer?

HPV. You are asking a question that cannot be answered. There us no test to determine this yet. But there is a vaccine to help. That is the most important thing you can do now to prevent getting cancer in the future. There is no way to relieve your worry otherwise! Read more...
HPV and oral sex. The fact is that sexual contact, including oral sex can transmit HPV from one person to another. Just for your information the vaccination won’t help after age 20. The use of condoms can prevent the spread of the virus during oral sex. Poor oral health is another risk factor for oral HPV infection. Hope it helps. Read more...