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    HPV immunosuppressants and oral cancer
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    Jenny818 posted:
    I was diagnosed with high risk HPV that was pre-cancerous. I had the procedure and have had normal paps since then (about 5 years). The problem that my boyfriend (who was my boyfriend at the time, but not the source of the infection has an autoimmune disorder and around that time was taking immunosuppressants, so I am now terrified, based on recent news, that he will be at high risk. I was healthy with a robut immune system and I didn't just fight it off. Is there anything we can do to test for the virus? Will he be able to fight off the virus even though taking immunosuppressants?
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    abe648 responded:
    I see that your question has not been answered and I do not know your answer and so I think it has been on the exchange for awhile and so I would recommend that you seek the advice of a Doctor to answer your questions and it would be good if both of you can go see a Doctor together to get all your questions answered.
    God Bless you as you look for answers.
    Abe ...I am not a medical professional. Read the Herpes Handbook, Watch the Video and Terri Warren's book is availible umder the Heading Herpes at http://www.westoverheights.com/


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