Hunain18 days ago

What causes molluscum contagiosum?

The condition is caused by a virus called a poxvirus. It is most common in children and teens, but it can affect adults. The virus is most often spread through skin contact with an infected person. It can be spread through: Skin contact during sports Sexual contact Contact with sponges or towels of people who have the virus The virus can also spread on your own skin by scratching or shaving the area with bumps.

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