HPVs (Human Papilloma Viruses) are a large group of viruses that infect both women and men. More than 130 different types of HPV have been identified so far. They are classified based on the difference in their DNA and they are identified by numbers (e.g. HPV6, HPV11, HPV16, etc).
Frequently Asked Questions
HPVs: What they are and what they cause
- HPV and cancer
- Am I the only one with HPV?
- How did I get HPV?
- When did I contract HPV and who gave it to me?
- What are the tests necessary for checking an HPV infection?
Pap testHPV DNA test
- Will I always have HPV?
- How can I protect myself from HPV?
Men and HPV