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is HPV linked to oral cancer?

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Some people with oral cancer have human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV has been found in up to 36% of people with oral cancers.

From: Oral Cancer WebMD Medical Reference

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American Cancer Society: Detailed Guide: Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer."

Mayo Clinic: "Mouth cancer."

Oral Cancer Foundation: "Oral Cancer Facts."

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on January 23, 2017

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: Detailed Guide: Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer."

Mayo Clinic: "Mouth cancer."

Oral Cancer Foundation: "Oral Cancer Facts."

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on January 23, 2017

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