A 21-year-old member asked:
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how are genital warts spread?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
Genital Warts: Genital warts are usually spread by direct contact.
Answered on Jan 14, 2019
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Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Warts: Genital warts are spread from close skin to skin contact.
Answered on May 25, 2013

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Rubbing of skin: Through the skin from friction from skin to skin contact.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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No: Life's hard enough without this kind of worry. Be thankful for a healthy family. Genital warts are easily managed nowadays in any case. Best wishes.
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