Most common type of HPV associated with cervical cancer?

Most common type of HPV associated
with cervical cancer ?
a) 6, 11
b) 5, 8
c) 16, 18
d) 6, 8
Correct Answer - C
Ans. is `c’ i.e., 16, 18
HPV DNA of oncogenic types (High risk) in HPV-16, 18, 31, 33 and
45 → associated with cervical cancer
HPV-6 and 11 (Low risk HPV) → associated with precursor lesions
of cervical cancer (CIN) and Condyloma Acuminatum.
In patients with epidermodysplasia verruciformis, Squamous cell
cancer develop frequently at sites infected with specific HPV types,
including 5 and 8.
E6 and E7genes of HPV are responsible for carcinogenicity.