A 33-year-old member asked:
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for how long is the recover process of getting a plantars wart surgically removed?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It depends where on the bottom of the foot it is and how deep it is. Generally about 2 weeks.
Answered on Jan 22, 2014
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
12 years experience Podiatry
2-4 weeks: If the wart is large and a deep area is removed it will take more like 4-6 weeks for complete healing to take place. Most small areas will heal within a few weeks and patients can get back to normal activity.
Answered on Jun 12, 2017

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Dr. Alan Ettinger
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Depends: On size and number of warts. Can be one to two weeks.
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Yes: Yes it hurts but there are other alternatives to excision and curettage that do not require injections. There is cryofreeze, seal cyclic acid treatmen ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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See below: Keep it clean, apply a topical antiseptic, and decrease pressure on the area.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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See below: A local anesthetic is injected around the wart. Using a scalpel the are is circumscribed and then with a hemostat holding the top of the wart a tissu ... Read More

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