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A 49-year-old member asked:

Is it possible to spread plantar warts through footwear?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
Yes: If wearing the shoes with no socks you can spread the virus.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

How do plantar warts spread?

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Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Wound Care 47 years experience
By contact : Plantar warts are a virus which can be spread by direct contact to ski surfaces. They also spread thru the skin to create multiple warts.

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