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True about multiple papillomatosis: (LQ)



A HSV is causative agent

B Radiotherapy treatment of choice

C It is premalignant

D It is more common in 15 to 33 yrs

E It recurs due to parturition

Ans. C It is Premalignant Ref. Current Otolaryngology 2ndled pg-477, 3rdled pg-453-454

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Correct !Incorrect

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Explanation

HSV is the causative Agent (Option a)

Incorrect

Current 21e pg-471

It is caused by infection with human papilloma virus (HPV) subtype 6 and 11 not by Herpes simplex virus . HSV is not the causative agent

Radiotherapy is the TOC (Option b)

Incorrect

Current 21e pg-47 I

The primary treatment modality for respiratory papillomatosis is surgery" Current Otolaryngology 2/e pg-471

It is premalignant Option c)

Correct

Current 21e pg-471

Juvenile papillomatosis due to subtype 11,16,18 can undergo malignant transformations, though it is rare.

It is M/C in 15 to 33 yrs (Option d)

Incorrect

Current 21e pg-47 I Dhingra 61e, p 305

Respiratory papillomatosisis mlc seE'll in children between the ages 2 to 5 years although it can be seen in adults in third decade also.

It recurs cause is due to parturition

(Option e)

Incorrect

Current 2/e pg-477 Dhingra 5/e pg-324 6/e, p 305-306

These are 2 different statements -

1. Papilloma has a tendency to recur

2. Vertical transmission can occur from mother to child at the time of parturition. Both these statements are correct individually.

But - It recurs and cause of recurrence is parturition is not correct

Also Remember

• Adult onset papilloma - seen in adults in the third decade

• It is less aggressive, less chances of malignant transformation and less chances of recurrence.

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