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Table 3 Papillomavirus sequences demonstrated

From: Presence of papillomavirus sequences in condylomatous lesions of the mamillae and in invasive carcinoma of the breast

Tumor pairs Number HPV typesa
Carcinoma+ nipple+ 17 Same type in both samples: 11 (7×)b, 6 (1×)b, 57 (2×)
Different types: 3, 15, 16, 20, 21, 23, 27, 37, 38, 66, 87, DL250, DL473, GA3-1
Carcinoma- nipple+ 3 6, 11, 32, 37, 66
Carcinoma+ nipple- 8 6, 11, 24, 87, DL250, DL473
Carcinoma- nipple- 1  
  1. aInfection with multiple human papillomavirus (HPV) types was demonstrated in eight carcinoma samples (27.6%) and ten nipple samples (34.5%).
  2. bOne pair harboured HPV 6, HPV 11 and HPV 57 DNA.