Is Genital Human Papillomavirus Infection Always Sexually Transmitted?

@article{SunKuie1990IsGH,
  title={Is Genital Human Papillomavirus Infection Always Sexually Transmitted?},
  author={Tay Sun-Kuie and Ho Tew-Hongw and Lim-Tan Soo-Kim},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={1990},
  volume={30}
}
Summary: The occurrence of genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection was studied prospectively by colposcopy and histology in 43 virginal and 162 sexually active women attending a colposcopy clinic. The study also included 111 husbands of the latter group. By colposcopic criteria, the prevalence of HPV infection was 51.1% in the virginal and 69.1% in the sexually active women. The prevalence was 77.1% among men whose wives had HPV infection compared to 13.3% among men whose wives did not… 
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