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how or from whom does a child get plantar warts?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Warts are a virus: Warts are caused by a virus and can be picked up from any surface if there is an opening in the foot.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Same goes.: The same infective process holds for children as adults. Children have have an increased ability to catch the virus because of increased exposure and activity levels.
Answered on Jun 7, 2017

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