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A 18-year-old female asked:

Can i have gential warts that aren't caused by an std or sex? they've been there for over a year and i am not sexually active. haven't seen a gyno yet

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Yes it is possible: If you had any warts on your fingers, or someone with wart on their finger touched your genitalia.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
Maybe they are not warts. See your DR.
May 25, 2014
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Asexual Genital Wart: If these are genital warts, HPV is the most common source which is spread thru skin contact. A Gyn consult for a closer look, testing and treatment is recommended. If you havent received it, please consider HPV vaccine for your protection.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Possible: could be transmitted for warts on a hand or if you have ever been sexually active in the past. See a GYN for treatment.
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