In adults, molluscum contagiosum most commonly is a sexually transmitted disease (STD). Healthy adults tend to have few lesions, which are.
Molluscum contagiosum is an infection that causes small bumps on your skin. You get it Many adults get the virus from sex, but you can get it other ways, too.
Though most common in children, molluscum contagiosum can affect adults as well — particularly those with weakened immune systems.