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A 31-year-old male asked:

Is it possible to contract syphilis by touching a sore on your partner's penis with your hand? if so, how likely is that?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Yes: If the person has a sore, avoid contact. Insist that the person see a dr.

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Last updated Jul 13, 2013

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