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HPV a Growing Cause of Upper Throat Cancer

HPV a Growing Cause of Upper Throat Cancer

Actor Michael Douglas’ comments about throat cancer have thrown a spotlight on cancer risks from a sexually spread virus. The virus, HPV, is best known for causing cervical cancer. But experts say it also is a growing cause of certain types of oral cancer, those in the upper throat — specifically at the base of […]

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