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can you be born with hpv?

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Old 09-03-2009, 12:54 PM   #1
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can you be born with hpv?

Um can a person be born with HPV even though your mom doesnt have it a but some people in your family have.

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Old 09-03-2009, 08:42 PM   #2
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Re: can you be born with hpv?

No you can't be born with it that way. It is a skin-to-skin virus. Babies can get it from their mothers during a vaginal birth (and it shows up in their lungs), but not just because other people in the family have it.

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