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A 64-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience in Family Medicine
Viral infection: Warts are a viral infection of the skin. The infected skin cells over grow into a small mass. The virus also replicates and spreads to nearby skin cel ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Pappiloma virus: There are a variety of viruses that cause warts. The strain involved is reflected in the location they show up.Common skin warts are caused by a diff ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Wart viruses: One's eyes are not that sharp, meaning we only see warts they they get big enough. Warts are caused by viruses which cause skin cells to grow abnormal ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends on location: Warts are caused by viruses. Sometimes a person has something she calls a wart, but may not be a viral wart. In those cases, the wart-like thing might ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Dr. Mark Reed answered
31 years experience in Podiatry
Yes: Yes due to the fact the wart will attract new blood vessels and nerves to the infected skin.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Many ways: There are many medications that can be bought at the pharmacy. No way to know how long it will take.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: Warts are due to infection with a human pappiloma virus. Consult this site for home remedies and other information. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problem ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Serlin
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Warts : Warts are caused by human papilloma virus( hpv). Treatments entail killing the virus infected tissue. In the office, this is usually accomplished wi ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Need to be treated: Vaginal warts are caused by hpv virus infection, sexually transmitted infection in some females may lead to carcinoma of cervix. You and your part ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg
27 years experience in Dermatology
Bump: A raised, cauliflower-looking bump.

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