Frequently Asked Questions
Who is at risk for Anal Cancer?
  • HIV infection
  • Men who have sex with men (MSM)
  • Having many sex partners or a partner with many sex partners
  • Having receptive anal sex
  • History of anal or genital warts
  • History of anal fissures, fistulas, and hemorrhoids
  • Women with a history of cervical, vaginal, or vulvar dysplasia or cancer
  • Smoking cigarettes
  • Organ transplant recipients and other groups with reduced immunity