Remember too, HPV is a term used to encompass over 100 different strains of the human papillomavirus. Some of these strains cause genital warts (for example, HPV types 6 and 11) and some are known to cause cervical cancer, penile, vulvar, vaginal, anal, and throat cancers (for example, HPV types 16 and 18).
Condoms not effective against HPV or herpes That means HPV and HSV can be deposited on the condom's outer surface from viral particles living on the scrotum, penile shaft not covered by the.
Condom use may reduce the risk for HPV-associated diseases (e.g., genital warts and cervical cancer) and may mitigate the other adverse consequences of infection with HPV; condom use has been associated with higher rates of regression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and clearance of HPV infection in women, and with regression of HPV.
HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI). HPV is a different virus than HIV and HSV (herpes). 79 million Americans, most in their late teens and early 20s, are infected with HPV. There are many different types of HPV. Some types can cause health problems including genital warts and cancers.