A 40-year-old member asked:
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is it possible to get the coxsackie virus on your genitals ?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: The rash associated with hand, foot and mouth disease in infants and small children often begins in the genital area.
Answered on Sep 4, 2016
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Yes.: The "hand-foot-mouth" version often involves the diaper area.
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High IgG titers...: Do not necessarily mean anything.
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Dr. Bob Ourian
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No: No, it's very unlikely (unless he had touched himself and had put his hand in his mouth).
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