Is it possible that hand warts cause genital warts?

Unlikely. Genital warts has its own sub types , of hpv virus , over 100 to 150 sub types , territorial and have their own fetish , it is unlikely to infect genitals but rarely possible.

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Can hand warts get on your genital area?

Warts are a Virus. Yes. The hpv virus infects skin...Not just certain body parts. It is commonly spread by the hands.... Read more...
Warts. Warts are caused by the human papilloma virus and can be spread from one part of the body to another. A doctor should evaluate any genital lesion that someone notices. Read more...

After reading I could spread hand wart to genitals and mouth. I have stopped everything like touching or eating with hands. I'm scared : (what to do?

No need for fear. Well, I understand your concern and obviously don't know how badly your hands are affected by these "warts" but obviously not wanting to use your hands to eat or touch ANYTHING is a little extreme. Have you seen your doctor about treatments? There are a number of options including surgical removal if these things are that pervasive and annoying. Read more...

Can hand warts transmit to genitals. I'm a virgin and only had two encounters of handjobs. But have 3 warts on scrotum. And one pigmented please help!!

Probably not warts. Hand warts almost never are transmitted to the genitals. And if you had warts from the handjobs, they would be at the sites of maximum friction during sex, i.e. on your penis, not the scrotum. There are many kinds of skin bumps other than warts, and most bumps on the scrotum are not genital warts. Do not self diagnose; see a doctor. Read more...

What causes warts? Can warts from ones hands transfer to genital warts? A wart recently started to grow on the inside of my thumb? What causes warts? Also, I recently read that warts can be caused by hpv. If I have warts, does that mean I have hpv? A

Warts . Warts are caused by hpv (human papilloma virus) and can be spread to other people or to other areas of the body. Warts on the hand are a "different subtype" of hpv compared to genital warts. Typically they don't spread from your hands to other areas of your body but it can happen. For example, occasionally, i will have a patient have warts on their hand and one develops on their neck or lip, but this is not common. Treatment options are discussed at the link below. I hope that helps! Read more...
Viral infection. Warts on the skin are caused from the human papilloma virus and is transferred by human contact. They can also be transferred from one skin area to another within the same individual. Read more...

Can you get genital warts on your hands?

Warts are warts 1st. Warts are an infection with a strain of the human papilloma virus. They are not just 'genital' or not. They infect the skin where ever you are exposed. Read more...

Are genital warts the same warts some people get on their hands?

Somehwat. Both genital warts and common warts are caused by strains of the hpv virus. They are caused by two different strains. Each strain of hpv tends to have favorite body parts in which to develop warts. Some strains focus on the penis, others on the female cervix, some on the hands, and some on the feet. While it is possible to spread to other areas, warts tend to usually stay on their home turf. Read more...
No. Genital warts come from infection with hpv, a sexually transmitted disease which also causes cervical cancer in women. Warts on the hands come from frogs ;-). Read more...
They are related. Warts are mostly caused by viruses, and the ones that cause genital warts fall into one group of subtypes. The warts on fingers and feet, plantar warts, are in a different family. But all are contagious, so it is wise to be careful and limit exposure of your skin to any skin with warts. Read more...