Ano-Genital Warts

Genital warts are a sexually transmitted infection caused by certain types of human papillomavirus (HPV).

Genital warts are ‘warts’ in the genital area caused by a virus called the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). There are many different types of HPV. Types 6 and 11 are the types that commonly cause genital warts.

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Ano-genital warts in Ireland, 2017

1281 The number of ano-genital warts notifications in 2017
26.9 The national notification rate per 100,000 population

AGW 2017

Last updated: 18 October 2018