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how to make cauterized warts heal faster

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
When to get checked: Okay to make appointment with your surgeon, who will know best what to advise. In the meantime, use sitz baths, hairdryer to area after bath, and abso ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See your DR.: No harm from picking off scab. Healing time depends on type of treatment.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Leap
28 years experience Emergency Medicine
Certainly: I'm not aware of any reason you couldn't have a simple, local procedure like that with absolute safety. As for the healing time? I'm no dermatologis ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Tissue damage: Blasting warts with chemicals, lasers or freeze-therapy can damage the surrounding skin. It's best to protect the area until it heals. I would try a v ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Cauterization of a wart is quite effective at destroying that tissue. If the entire wart is treated, it will be gone. However, normal tissue around ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
20 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: See a doctor and get diagnosed. Do not wait.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Yes: But it may take 2-3 months.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
29 years experience Family Medicine
See your Dr: I would recommend that you see your Dr again to recheck your wounds. They should have healed after 14 days. If you are having pain when you urinate ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sharon Joag
19 years experience Podiatry
Infected Wound: If you do have an infected wound, you should go to see your doctor right away, to get an antibiotic. If you cannot get to a doctor right away, clean ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Nothing good: If you want to be rid obit. Best to have doctor burn it off the other remedies not so good
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Report such to doc..: You should report what you described to the surgeon so to assure if having wound infection at least; do not try to wait it out.

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