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Table 2 Buccal HPV16 associated to 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) HPV16 negative (N = 28) HPV16 positive (N = 15)
  n % n % n %
Oral Sex frequency       
Never 12 28 8 29 4 27
Frequently 31 72 20 71 11 73
Oral Sex type       
Do not practice 1 2 1 4 0 0
To her partner 3 7 3 11 0 0
Both 23 53 15 54 8 53
Did not answer 16 37 9 32 7 47
*Histological biopsy results       
Without alterations 9 21 7 25 2 13
Inflammatory Alterations 12 28 9 32 3 20
CIN-I & CIN-II 22 51 12 43 10 67
Use of condom while practicing oral sex       
Do not practice oral sex 12 28 8 29 4 27
Use of Condom 1 2 1 4 0 0
Do not use Condom 25 58 16 57 9 60
Did not answer 5 12 3 11 2 13
Number of Partners to whom practice oral sex       
Do not practice oral sex 1 2 1 4 0 0
One 20 47 12 43 8 53
Two 10 23 7 25 3 20
More than two 1 2 1 4 0 0
Did not answer 11 26 7 25 4 27
Personal objects sharing       
Do not practice 23 53 17 61 6 40
Occasionally 17 40 9 32 8 53
Frequently 2 5 1 4 1 7
Did not answer 1 2 1 4 0 0
  1. * Mann Whitney U = 1.9819 p = 0.0237
  2. [42]; http://department.obg.cuhk.edu.hk/researchsupport/MannWhitney.ASP).