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A 37-year-old member asked:

Docs, could a common wart on my hand spread to my face?

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Dr. Mark Pack
General Surgery 31 years experience
Possible: Warts are caused by viruses. They can be spread by touch.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

Can my common wart on my hand spread?

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Dr. David Nelson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Absolutely: Warts are caused by a viral infection. If you scratch or pick at the wart and scratch elsewhere, you can spread the virus.

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