A member asked:

I touched my daughter's face shortly after i masturbated. i have high risk hpv. washed hands but not properly (short time) can she get hpv?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Wouldn't think so: Hand washing would usually remove the germ. These strains will also not live on/in fascial skin. Even when contacting susceptible genital tissues there appears to be an abrasive quality in the contact needed to pass the germ.

Answered 2/4/2018



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