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I have a papilloma, It is dangerous for me? And for the partner?

The papillomas are small growths that may involve mucous membranes of the head and neck, especially of the mouth and pharynx. These growths are caused by human papillomavirus (HPV).
When we talk about HPV is easy to make panic: family of HPV viruses in fact are the same that cause genital lesions (the roost) and that may encourage the formation of malignant neoplasms (carcinomas) both of the upper airway that genitals BUT histological types that cause cervical cancers are different from those that cause papillomas!!
The risk that a papilloma degenerate into carcinoma is so low.
Often patients are concerned about the possible transmission to their sexual partners. The HPV virus is a ubiquitous virus that infects the 70% of the population, in most subjects without any symptoms. The risk of sexual transmission is then present but should not worry excessively.
In any case it is advisable to remove papillomas, procedure generally rather simple