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treetops
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My friend performed manual sex on me but i remembered later he'd mentioned he had a wart on his hand. Is this a risk and what should I do about it? I have had warts before on my hands so am I likely to be immune?
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Heather
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The kind of warts (and HPV) that appear on the hands or feet are not likely communicable.

They handled this one nicely over at GoAskAlice: http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/0163.html

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oh phew, thanks heather! <3 scarleteen made of win once again.
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Pity we can't be made of cupcakes instead. [Razz]

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