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How can I prevent warts?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
One of the best ways to help prevent flat warts is to avoid irritating the skin. However, if you are susceptible to the HPV virus, there may not be much that can be done to prevent the development of flat warts.

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