Warts and Plantar Warts (cont.)
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Human papillomaviruses can live on healthy skin without causing infection. But when a human papillomavirus enters the body through small breaks in the skin, it can infect the skin cells beneath the surface, causing a wart to grow.
What Increases Your Risk
Risk factors you cannot control
Risk factors you cannot control include:
Risk factors you can control
Try to avoid the following risk factors:
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