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Are warts caused by the herpes virus?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Warts are caused by viruses in the human papillomavirus family.

In brief: No

Warts are caused by viruses in the human papillomavirus family.
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Herpes (herpes simplex virus- hsv) and warts (human papilloma virus- hpv) are 2 different critters and one does not cause the other.

In brief: No

Herpes (herpes simplex virus- hsv) and warts (human papilloma virus- hpv) are 2 different critters and one does not cause the other.
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine

In brief: No

Hpv causes warts and hsv causes herpes.

In brief: No

Hpv causes warts and hsv causes herpes.
Dr. Clarence Lyons
Dr. Clarence Lyons
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