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do hpv live on pubic hair?i have hpv genital warts and high risk.my mother touched my pubic skin w/ hair while touching around my pelvic after i complained about my pelvic pain to her. can my hpv virus got into her finger and can infect her some way?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely with: this contact, but wearing gloves, and using condoms can decrease risk of spread.
Answered on Nov 29, 2019
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