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A 31-year-old member asked:

I would like to get rid of verrucas, fast!?

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Dr. Twila Fickel
Podiatry 34 years experience
Abrade them: Verruca are viruses that lodge in your skin. There is no good antiviral that works, so the safest way is to irritate the verruca so your bodies immune system kicks in to fight them. That's why duct tape works. Topicals also burn the verruca but you need to continue until the microscopic cells are also killed.
Last updated Sep 5, 2014
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