MC can affect any <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>area</span>
of the skin but is most common <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>on</span>
the body, arms, and legs. It is spread through direct con
tact or shared items such as clothing or towels.
In adults, molluscum infection
s are often sexually transmitted and usually affect the genitals, lower abdomen, buttocks, and inner thighs. In rare cases, infection
s are also found on
the lips, mouth, and eyelids.
The virus can spread through con
tact with con
taminated objects, such as towels, clothing, or toys.