A 24-year-old male asked:
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can you get hpv from using a womans used panties to masturbate? im not sure how long its been but lets say that it was their most recently used pair and that they do have hpv?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: You do dot get them that way. They are passed from infected genital skin on one person to uninfected genital skin of another person.
Answered on Oct 11, 2020
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