In our study it was found that out of 22 patients having anal sex only 5 patients actually had anal wart
. Lu et al.15 (2006) found anal sex is not the main route of HPV infection for perianal warts.
The infections of these HPV types suggest high burdens of corresponding morbidities in the foreseeable future, including anal warts
that may relapse, anal intraepithelial neoplasia, and even anal cancer.
Respondents also agreed that it would be important to vaccinate males to prevent them from getting genital and anal warts
(84.3%) and anal and penile cancers (91.9%).
MCPyV is shed from healthy skin, and MWPyV has been detected in anal warts
. Thus, a limitation of this study is potential cutaneous contamination of swab specimens by the parent or child during sample collection.
Four factors made dysplasia more likely: history of anal warts
, frequent receptive anal intercourse, antibody to HIV, and immune dysfunction signaled by a low CD4/GD8 ratio.
Risk factors for genital and anal warts
in a prospective cohort of HIV-negative homosexual men: the HIM study.
This retrospective study looked for evidence of hidden anal cancer or pre-cancerous cell changes in anal warts
which were surgically removed from 320 men who have sex with men, who were treated between 2002 and 2007 for anal warts
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of Gardasil, the vaccine, for girls in 2006 and for boys for treatment of genital and anal warts
(4) It is not known how many incident cases of genital and anal warts
there are annually, but some estimates place the number as high as 1 million.
(1) Daughters of women who had had a recent Pap test also had increased odds of completing the three-dose regimen (1.4), as did those whose mothers had had abnormal test results or had a history of genital or anal warts
(1.2 and 1.3, respectively).
Prof Peter Borriello said: "Casual sex means syphilis, herpes, anal warts
Pulsed dye lasers could be used to treat anal warts
in men and vulval warts in women.
- Anal warts
, which often lead to anal cancer, affect 30--40 percent of gay men, and 65 percent of the latter are infected by the human papilloma virus that causes the warts (New England Journal of Medicine, 1987).
SAN FRANCISCO--Patients with HIV often have anal warts
, which can be very difficult to treat, Dr.
Seventeen studies sized up risk of HPV infection, anal warts
, and/or anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN), a potential harbinger of anal cancer (Table 1); four studies homed in on risk of anal cancer itself (Table 2).