A 41-year-old member asked:
Is it possible to receive plantar warts from another person?
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Dermatology 39 years experience
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dermatology 58 years experience
Not that simple: We do not know why many apparently normal people get warts and some do not. We are all exposed to wart viruses every day! i handle warts every day but never get them. I walk around barefoot and shower at my tennis club but never get warts. In parts of the world where shoes are not worn warts are rare. So feel free to ventillate your feet: you you will be less vulnerable to fungus.
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 29, 2013
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