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Table 1 Frequency of HPV by buccal region and its relation with oral sex practices

From: Detection of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in oral mucosa of women with cervical lesions and their relation to oral sex practices

Overall (N = 43) Oral sex Generic HPV HPV16
Buccal mucosa   n (%) n (%)
  No 11 26 3 7
  Yes 26 60 7 16
  Total 37 86 10 23
Palate/gum   n (%) n (%)
  No 9 21   2
  Yes 29 67 6 14
  Total 38 88 7 16