A 50-year-old female asked:
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does duct tape really work for plantar warts?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
In some cases: Yes. The adhesive is an irritant to the warts.
Answered on Jul 1, 2015
Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
SOME SAY: Patients tell me it does
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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Duct tape alone: Using aldera under occlusion may be a bit too much. Duct tape occlusion alone should be sufficient.
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DRS. APPT.: It's time to see a podiatrist or a more formal treatment plan. Dr. Latva
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