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I have had an old wart on my finger for about ten years. Niw painful and swollen.

I have had an old wart on my finger for about ten years. Niw painful and swollen.

Red flag: Any bleeding, or as in your case pain and/or swelling, is a red flag your body is waving to tell you to go see your Physician. ...Read more

Dr. David Hettinger
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Verruca (Definition)

A descriptive term referring to any elevated serrated epidermal lesion. Specifically, Verruca vulgaris which is caused by the human papilloma virus of ...Read more


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Does a finger wart hurt?

Treat warts duc tape: Http://www. Handctr. Com/warts-121.html

Hand or finger Warts can be treated with duct tape.
Do not make tape tight around a finger!!!! ...Read more

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Why does my finger have a bump that looks like a wart that hurts?

Why does my finger have a bump that looks like a wart that hurts?

Res ipsa loquitor: Latin for the thing speaks for itself. Perhaps it is a wart. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my finger that looks like a wart but hurts what is this?

I have a bump on my finger that looks like a wart but hurts what is this?

Could be a wart: Warts especially on hands are easily irritated due to pressure, scratching etc. The inflamed wart will be red swollen and painful but should calm down in a few days. It needs to be seen by an md and are easily treated. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have bumps on my finger by the nail they look like warts but hurt to touch them?

I have bumps on my finger by the nail they look like warts but hurt to touch them?

Could be see doctor: Yes could be warts, and do not causes pain, are due to hpv virus infection see, see your doctor for eradication. ...Read more

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I have a growth on my finger that looks like a wart but hurt may I drain the fluid out myself?

I have a growth on my finger that looks like a wart but hurt may I drain the fluid out myself?

No: Opening the area up is an easy way to get a significant infection. Have your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my finger that looks like its a wart but it hurts. It is similar to the color of my skin but the top is lighter. What is it?

I have a bump on my finger that looks like its a wart but it hurts. It is similar to the color of my skin but the top is lighter. What is it?

Cannot see this: Need to see and perhaps touch the lesion before a diagnosis can be made. Sometimes a herpes lesion called a whitlow can present like this initially before breaking down. Go see a doctor. ...Read more

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My wart on my leg has become swollen and it hurts pretty bad. And today it starting oozing out blood I think didn't really look like blood though?

My wart on my leg has become swollen and it hurts pretty bad. And today it starting oozing out blood I think didn't really look like blood though?

Warts: It sounds like this wart may be infected. Swelling, new tenderness, redness and discharge are indicators of this. See a physician in person as you may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can my husband have a planters wart on his finger tip or is it something else? It is a little black dot under the skin, & hurts him when he pushes down on it. It is on the very tip of his finger.

Can my husband have a planters wart on his finger tip or is it something else? It is a little black dot under the skin, & hurts him when he pushes down on it. It is on the very tip of his finger.

Warts: Warts are caused by human papilloma viruses (hpv). Different hpv viruses tend to live in different parts of the body. Most plantar warts are caused by hpv1. Plantar warts are on the plantar surface of the foot. What you are describing sounds like it may be a wart. However, it probably a different hpv than a foot wart. Iif he sees the dermatologist this can likely be treated easily. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a wart and I was picking at it, and now it is swollen and red and hurts! I don't know what's wrong.

Infected: By picking at the wart, the skin has been broken and infection has probably set in. Stop picking at it. Keep the area clean. Apply a topical antibiotic. See your doctor for oral antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have never had warts before, but I have a single growth on my finger that has been there for over seven months, it hurts as well...Cancer?

Growth on finger: Warts are common growths on fingers, but there are many things this could be. The chance that this is cancer is pretty low, but not completely impossible. Please see your dermatologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a few warts on my genitals, I put two of my fingers inside my vagina to see if I had any lumps inside. Now my fingers hurt. Is it related?

I have a few warts on my genitals, I put two of my fingers inside my vagina to see if I had any lumps inside. Now my fingers hurt. Is it related?

Unlikely: Genital warts are caused, by mostly 4 sub-types of hpv virus, you need to get treated to prevent future carcinoma of cervix and spread to your partner, vaccination will help you not to get other 3 types. They have fetish will grow only on general area, my be oral cavity not on your finger (different subgroup) see your doctor. ...Read more

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Sexually active, have bumps that itch and kinda hurt on pubic area. Don't look like warts. Yellow discharge weird smell. Swollen lymph nodes on groin?

Sexually active, have bumps that itch and kinda hurt on pubic area. Don't look like warts. Yellow discharge weird smell. Swollen lymph nodes on groin?

See your doctor: It is possible that you have ingrown hairs in your pubic area, but they may have become infected. Lymph nodes can swell up as a result of the infection.

See your doctor to find out what's going on. ...Read more

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I had cryo treatment for genital warts 5 days ago and my vagina is very red and swollen and on the warts now have yellow, pusy wounds around them? It hurts when I sit down, I smell funny down there and there is blood in my underwear. It's causing me so mu

I had cryo treatment for genital warts 5 days ago and my vagina is very red and swollen and on the warts now have yellow, pusy wounds around them? It hurts when I sit down, I smell funny down there and there is blood in my underwear. It's causing me so mu

Patience: The cryo treatment destroys the warts by causing cell destruction and damage. That is how the virus is eradicated. The wounds are your body's response and indicates that healing is underway. They will heal soon and the warts will be gone. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I have a wart on my finger with a brownish spot in it?

I have a wart on my finger with a brownish spot in it?

Thrombosed capillary: There are tiny blood vessels in the wart that become clotted. That is what you are seeing. It is nothing to be concerned about. Simply helps to confirm that what you have is a wart. ...Read more

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I have a wart on my finger can it spread to my peanus?

Warts: If you have warts, you can spread the virus to other places on your own body. Warts usually spread through breaks in your skin, such as a hangnail or scrape. Biting your nails also can cause warts to spread on your fingertips and around your nails. ...Read more

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I have a wart on my finger can it spread to my peanus?

I have a wart on my finger can it spread to my peanus?

Warts: If you have warts, you can spread the virus to other places on your own body. Warts usually spread through breaks in your skin, such as a hangnail or scrape. Biting your nails also can cause warts to spread on your fingertips and around your nails. ...Read more

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How do I painlessly get rid of a wart on my finger?

How do I painlessly get rid of a wart on my finger?

Wart removal med: There are many over the counter preparations available for wart removal, these typically contain the active ingredient salicylic acid. Most importantly be sure it is a wart, second read the directions on the packaging and use the topical medication as directed, only on the wart. If this does not work they can be "frozen" or "burned" by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a wart on my finger that doesn't want to go away I've tried the freeze away treatment multiple times and still hasn't gone away any solutions?

I have a wart on my finger that doesn't want to go away I've tried the freeze away treatment multiple times and still hasn't gone away any solutions?

See doc: Over-the-counter freezing treatments are often suboptimal in removing warts. Also, it may require paring before freezing treatment as the warts tends to wall itself off by creating a thick skin shell over it. See doc to get it removed. ...Read more

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I have a wart on my finger and I put on the compound w like it said every day for a week or 2. Now it's like white and smooth not a cauliflower. When do I have to stop applying the cream?

Think onion: A wart is a multilayered collection of the germ in your tissue. The compound W acts as a toxic agent that kills a layer of wart at a time. You brush off the dead cells & do it over & over until you are below skin level and see raw flesh. If you stop too soon, it re-emerges within weeks/months. It is like an iceberg with a part above & a part below skin level. ...Read more

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How can I tell that the wart on my finger is going away?

How can I tell that the wart on my finger is going away?

Skin lines: Look for normal skin lines. When the wart is there, the skin lines will stop at the wart. When you see normal skin lines where the wart was at, it is most likely gone. ...Read more

Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Wart = benign skin growth ...Read more