A 46-year-old member asked:
Is it possible to get plantar warts from walking barefoot in an unclean environment?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 38 years experience
Yes: Plantar warts are a virus that is picked up in dirty areas. You are most prone to these when your foot is warm, moist and sweaty.
See your podiatrist for treatment of this condition.
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Dermatology 38 years experience
Yes : The virus can be picked up by exposure in an environment that is moist such as showers or pools.
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Last updated Nov 14, 2012
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