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I have a wart on my foot and I take a bath, could the virus that causes it travel through the water and give me like.. genital warts?

I have a wart on my foot and I take a bath, could the virus that causes it travel through the water and give me like.. genital warts?

No: Verruca plantaris is a specific HPV wart strain different from the genital wart virus strain. You are safe to take a bath, however it is important to get clinical treatment so it will not spread to your other foot! ...Read more

Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Warts are outgrowths of the skin, usually caused by a virus. They are self-limited, meaning that they can go away on its own ...Read more


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Water warts on hands from what?

verruca vulgaris: Common warts are typically exophytic verrucous papules that may be single lesions or that may be grouped in a linear configuration. Human papillomavirus is the etiologic agent. Thank you for question. ...Read more

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Can water suffocate plantar warts?

Can water suffocate plantar warts?

No..see a podiatrist: Plantar warts are viruses which embed themselves into the skin. Water will not suffocate the virus. If you have a concern about a lesion on your foot, don't self treat, have it checked properly. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of molluscum contagiosum or water warts?

How can I get rid of molluscum contagiosum or water warts?

Molluscum: Usually no treatment is needed because the bumps disappear by themselves within 6-12 months. If not, treatment options include cryotherapy, curettage, laser, creams like salicylic acid, podophyllin, tretinoin, cantharidin, and imiquimod, or oral cimetidine. ...Read more

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I have a plantar wart. Can i take a bath and put my feet in the water or will it spread?

I have a plantar wart. Can i take a bath and put my feet in the water or will it spread?

It may spread...: ...But not because of a bath or water. You may bathe and clean your feet as you normally would, without fear of causing the warts to spread. They do, however, occasionally spread of their own accord. Only treatment to remove the warts will stop them from spreading. ...Read more

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Hye. Dose hpv genital wart spread through washing underwaer toghather with infected person with just cold water and soup ?? Plz explain and why ??

Hye. Dose hpv genital wart spread through washing underwaer toghather with infected person with just cold water and soup ?? Plz explain and why ??

Here are some...: For viral particles to gain access to body surface, there should be a compatible surface with cells and environment for the virus to harbor and replicate. So, the circumstance your described should pose almost zero odd to contract the virus. If contracted, personal humoral immune defense will try to fend off such invasion. All in all, for average healthy person, one should be okay to survive... ...Read more

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Rubbed common wart on penis on accident. Washed with soap and water. Will I get Genital warts? I'm so scared

Rubbed common wart on penis on accident. Washed with soap and water. Will I get Genital warts? I'm so scared

Different warts: There are many different types of wart viruses - and each of them has their preferred living areas. Genital warts are caused by special wart viruses that attack that area - so I don't think you need to be seriously alarmed about what happened here. If you see a dermatologist, you can get rid of that common wart that's troubling you. There are good treatments out there for all kinds of warts. ...Read more