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Can I become infected if someone touches me who is infected?
This will probably sound horribly rediculous, but I am just wondering if someone who has HPV accidently pokes me in the eye with their finger. Is it possible for me to now be infected?
Also should I avoid sitting on this person's bed, avoid touching certain things in their house or be washing my hands all the time?
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