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Can children get verrucous carcinoma?

Verrucous carcinoma rarely affects children. Usually, this type of cancer affects males older than 50, especially when it's found in the oral cavity. Since children often don't smoke or chew tobacco (two of the most significant risk factors), it's much more rare for them to develop the disease.

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