A 34-year-old female asked:
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If you contracted genital warts, over 10yrs would you likely have had an outbreak?

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Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Genital warts: Genital warts are caused by a virus. Over time, if contacted, your immune system can acquire antibodies which attack and destroy the virus, so an outbreak may not occur.
Answered on Feb 25, 2018

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