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Can my child catch HPV by taking a bath with an HPV infected person?
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Dr. Rebecca Gray
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Hpv is sexually transmitted.
Causal contact, including sharing towels or taking baths does not transmit hpv.

In brief: No
Hpv is sexually transmitted.
Causal contact, including sharing towels or taking baths does not transmit hpv.
Dr. Rebecca Gray
Dr. Rebecca Gray
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
In brief: Unlikely
Hpv is transmitted by direct contact.
But why take the risk.

In brief: Unlikely
Hpv is transmitted by direct contact.
But why take the risk.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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