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A 34-year-old male asked:

I use my finger to apply aldara cream on the penis shaft to treat several genital warts and the surrounded areas to cover 1 cm around the warts. is it possible to transmit the virus to another healthy lesions on the penis cuz i use the same finger?

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Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Unlikely : If you use basic hygiene practices of hand washing you should not worry about that.

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Last updated Aug 2, 2020

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