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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi, i am worried about something
User :   regarding hpv transmission
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   tell me in detail
User :   i have a genital wart around the top of my butt crack, and i went on vacation with my family. one day i touched it previous times right before holding my 3yr old niece s hand
User :   i am worried that she might be able to contract this
User :   i have seen different theories on the internet saying it is possible
Doctor :   wart is a growth .
User :   to transmit by holding hands
Doctor :   it wont spreap hpv
User :   so u think it is ok
Doctor :   but sometimes they may be contagious when people come into direct contact with them , like sexual partner
Doctor :   in your case there is no direct contact

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