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What is the difference between condyloma acuntum and genital wart ?

 What is the difference between condyloma acuntum and genital wart ?

Subtype: Condyloma acuminatum is often used for the big benign genital warts. HPV is a spectrum. If you are a candidate for the vaccine, please get it. ...Read more

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Plantar Warts (Definition)

Hard, grainy growths that usually appear on the heels or balls of your feet--parts of your body that feel the most pressure.This pressure also may cause plantar warts to grow inward beneath a hard, thick layer of skin (callus). Plantar warts are caused ...Read more


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What is the difference between genital wart and skin tag?

What is the difference between genital wart and skin tag?

Viral infection: A wart is a viral infection transmitted by contact. A skin tag is a small overgrowth of normal skin easily removed. ...Read more

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Is there correlation between flat feet and plantar fasciitis?

Is there correlation between flat feet and plantar fasciitis?

Yes!: A flat foot causes increased stresses along the arch, which over-stretches the plantar fascia and causes tearing away from the heel bone, which leads to inflammation and pain. There are many excellent treatments to help with current pain as well as to help prevent the pain in the future. I recommend you see a podiatrist, there are many in the DFW area. My office is in McKinney, Tx. ...Read more

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What's the difference between a heel spur and plantars facsitis?

What's the difference between a heel spur and plantars facsitis?

Bone/inflammation: Not all plantar fasciitis is associated with a heel spur. In fact, heel spurs are rarely painful. The heel spur is formed by pull of the plantar fascial ligament on its insertion at the bottom of the calcaneus bone. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the plantar fascial ligament. ...Read more

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What is the difference between plantar faciatis and gout?

What is the difference between plantar faciatis and gout?

Night and day: Gout does not involve the heel bone. It is a severe inflammatory arthritis which often effects the joint at the base of the great toe. Plantar fasciitis is related to a tear. ...Read more

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What is difference between plantar flexion and dorsiflexion?

What is difference between plantar flexion and dorsiflexion?

Movement of toes: What direction the toes are moving when heel to little toe is gently scorched, if big toe an dother toes moves towards sole it is normal plantar flexion if moves towards top part of foot it is dorsiflexion . It one of the test to asses the intact spinal cord. ...Read more

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What is the difference between calluses or corns?

What is the difference between calluses or corns?

Not much.: Neither term is a technical term. "corns" are usually what people call the soft calluses that develop on toes, while "calluses" usually refer to the thick skin on the sole of the foot. This thick skin can be diffuse and wide-spread, or have a core or nucleus to it. All usually occur due to pressure or friction; very occasionally trauma or a plugged sweat gland can be a component. ...Read more

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What are the differences between plantar fascists and metatarsalgia?

What are the differences between plantar fascists and metatarsalgia?

Different location: Metatarsalgia is more of a diffuse pain across the metatarsals(ball of the foot and the top of the foot) rather than the heel and arch. Plantar fasciitis will be along the heel and arch for the most part. ...Read more

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What's the difference betweenof skin tags and genitaly warts?

What's the difference betweenof skin tags and genitaly warts?

Skin: Warts are an infection caused by human papilloma virus. They are sharp, small and often found in clusters. A skin tag is not microscopic, it is not sharp, is most often found in places with increase skin on skin friction or clothes on skin friction. ...Read more

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Difference between a heel spur or plantar fasciitis?

Heel spur : Is a projection of bone on the bottom part of the heel. Plantar fascitiis is a broad banded ligament that originates from the bottom of the heel and supports the arch. The symptoms and treatment are virtually the same. ...Read more

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Difference between an hemorrhoid and a wart from hpv?

Difference between an hemorrhoid and a wart from hpv?

Hemorrhoid vs wart: A hemorrhoid is an outpouching of an anal vein, sort of a varicose vein, often caused by pressure such as straining due to constipation. Also common in women during pregnancy as baby puts pressure on the area and veins dilate. Infection with hpv causes the skin to grow and form a wart. It does not involve blood vessels. ...Read more

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Is there a relationship between HPV and genital warts?

Yes, but...: Hpv is the very virus causing genital warts. Thus far, there have been more than 100 forms of hpv found and some 40 of them are related with genital warts. ...Read more

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How to know the difference between genital warts and ingrown hair?

How to know the difference between genital warts and ingrown hair?

Genital warts: Often times the diagnosis of genital warts can be made by simple visual inspection. Lesions are usually fleshy colored, flat or more wart like (think of cauliflower). An ingrown hair usually has a fairly obious dark area within a small fleshy skin bump. If the diagnosis is not clear, sometimes a biopsy is needed. ...Read more

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Whats the difference between herpes and folliculitis?

Whats the difference between herpes and folliculitis?

Herpes simplex: Herpes is a virus. Folliculitis starts when hair follicles are damaged by friction from clothing, an insect bites, blockage of the follicle, shaving, or braids too tight and too close to the scalp. In most cases the damaged follicles are then infected with the bacteria staphylococcus, and may result in boils. ...Read more

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What is the relationship between tinea pedis and plantar dyshidrosis?

What is the relationship between tinea pedis and plantar dyshidrosis?

Tinea pedis: Indirect: there is no relation except if the dyshidrosis it itchy and you scratch and cause breaks in the skin then fungus can penetrate better. Also if there is any moisture from the dyshidrotic vesicles, the moisture could promote the growth of the fungus. Also if strong topical steroids were used to treat the dyshidrotic eczema they could impair the host's resistance to a fungal infection. ...Read more

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What is the difference between tendonitis and ganglion cyst?

What is the difference between tendonitis and ganglion cyst?

Cyst versus inflamed: Ganglion cyst is a contained rupture of a synovial capsule. Tendinitis is inflammation that affects a tendon and may cause swelling and pain. Depending on location they could appear similar. ...Read more

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Wart = benign skin growth ...Read more