A 34-year-old female asked:
What causes flat warts to form on the lip?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 43 years experience
See derm: Warts come in areas where you immune system is weak for warts in your skin so they grow there. See a dermatologist for treatment.
5.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Podiatry 41 years experience
Virus: Warts are caused by a virus no matter what part of the body they occur.
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jun 26, 2013
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