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A 34-year-old member asked:

Could you spread a plantar wart like this?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
See below: Warts including plantar warts can be spread by direct contact.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

How do plantar warts spread?

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Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Wound Care 47 years experience
By contact : Plantar warts are a virus which can be spread by direct contact to ski surfaces. They also spread thru the skin to create multiple warts.

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Last updated Aug 16, 2017


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