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A female asked:
Dr. Darren James
30 years experience Podiatry
No not plantar: Plantar warts are found on the foot not the hand. It could be a wart or a pyogenic granuloma which can be found on the hand or foot depending on the ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Begin Early.: Your description sounds like a wart. The earlier warts are treated, the better the chances of them being gone, fast. Over the counter products are som ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it could be: Since you have a plantar wart, you may have a wart on your thumb but only way you can be sure is have it checked.
Dr. Sarah Benjamin
17 years experience Podiatry
Could be!: Avoid touching wart on foot that can spread to fingers/ hands. Visit a dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Warts: Without actually seeing the skin, it is difficult to say with certainty that these warts. Best to see your doctor for confirmation.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
No: Each strain has its own characteristics and immunity gained by an infection to one does not protect you from the others. The present best protection a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Several: Pain on direct pressure and side to side pressure of the growth.Seeing small black heads in the center ofthe growth.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Virus: Warts are caused by a virus. The term plantar means the bottom of the foot.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Wart is from viruses: Vague question, but a wart is a skin lump caused by papilloma viruses (it sometimes spreads to other people). A corn is a lump of dead skin cells form ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Feel it: You feel it harder than adjacent normal area, and also tender.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: Warts including plantar warts can be spread by direct contact.

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