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Can Warts Spread From One Part Of The Body To Another
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I am told that genital warts can appear on one's thighs? What other parts of an HPV positive person's body can spread it?
If i touch a genital wart on my body and don't wash my hand then touch another part of my body or someone else can I give them HPV or warts.Or spread ?
Possible , but : Not likely. Warts or papillomas are caused by hpv virus, ned repeated contact , just causal is not enough for transmission , due to genetic variation , usually confines to its own location cleanliness and good hygiene are best preventive measures , vaccination for young females is to prevent cervical cancer. ...Read more
I have a couple of plantars warts on the bottom of my right toes. Can these spread to other parts of my body? Ive had them for months.
Yes: Although it is unusual for HPV induced genital warts to spread to other skin sites, they can spread to mucous membranes and also to the vocal cords. SO, if you have active genital lesions, partner should avoid oral sex. Also can transmit to infant during birth, so make sure to tell OB if you have lesions and you are pregnant. Then you both can discuss options to reduce risk of transmission. ...Read more
Say I touched a genital wart (on me) then rubbed my eye or touched another body part. Can genital warts spread to other body parts this way?
I have warts on my figures. How do I keep them from spreading to other parts of my body and to other people?
Depends on method: I believe there is a risk of some nerve damage if plantar warts (those on the bottom of the foot) are frozen using the liquid nitrogen method, which is super cold. The new nitrous oxide cryoprobe uses temperatures about half as cold & seems to avoid this problem.A physician may choose to avoid some areas or take down a leason in several stages to avoid problems & get yet acceptable results. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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