A 46-year-old member asked:
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is it ok to go to the spa for massage with plantar warts?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
No: No it is not. A wart is a virus - you are putting the person massaging your feet at risk. Not good. Treat the warts, then treat the feet to a good massage...
Answered on Apr 2, 2014
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
No: You run the risk of spreading them to others.
Answered on Jul 15, 2012

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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I would not: Wait till another time. There is always a risk of possible infection. This is elective surgery and in my opinion should not be done while pregnant.
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Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
To your doctor: Dpm s will be seeing the patients with plantar every day , how ever some of the physicians also treat plantar warts.
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Dr. Eric Bluman
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
They get smaller...: If they have been treated sometimes the wart will fall off in a large piece.

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