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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Warts are outgrowths of the skin, usually caused by a virus. They are self-limited, meaning that they can go away on its own ...Read more


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What kind of warts on bottom of foot looks like splinters?

What kind of warts on bottom of foot looks like splinters?

Plantar: Plantar warts often take on the appearance of spikes or splinters. They can be difficult to treat, but there are several different treatment options available and you and your doc will find the right one for you. ...Read more

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I got this kind of wart thing that looks like a scab but i haven't cut myself, and its on my head?

I got this kind of wart thing that looks like a  scab but i haven't cut myself, and its on my head?

SK: Sounds like it might be seborrheic keratosis. These generally have a velvety surface and look "stuck on." if it bleeds or is growing rapidly it probably needs to be examined if not shaved off. If it is stable then continued observation is appropriate. ...Read more

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One yearr back when i was shaving after that i found rashes under my chin...Now its a kind of wart under my chin.Pls suggest?

One yearr back when i was shaving after that i found rashes under my chin...Now its a kind of wart under my chin.Pls suggest?

Warts can be treated: This is a very common story. Your doctor or dermatologist can easily treat this with liquid nitrogen. ...Read more

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What kind of warts grow on inner thigh? I saw my gyn and he said that they were not genital warts but warts. I use a needle on them and they go away.

What kind of warts grow on inner thigh? I saw my gyn and he said that they were not genital warts but warts. I use a needle on them and they go away.

Molluscum contagiosu: Molluscum contagiosum are warty, pimply spots which heal after you needle or squeeze them. Often they are quite numerous. They heal without scars. Spontaneous clearing usually occurs after a few weeks or months. They are caused by a pox virus and are transmitted sexually. There is a related virus, transmitted without sex, common to small children. A dermatologist can help clear them faster. ...Read more

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What to do if I have some kind of genital warts or skin tags?

What to do if I have some kind of genital warts or skin tags?

Here are some...: If the lesions are obviously skin tags, leave them alone as long as you cope with them well mentally and physically. If genital warts for sure, get rid of them, but do the same for partners with close follow-up, and maintain monogamy, and treat other STDs if highly suspected. Occasionally, biopsy is needed for differential diagnosis. ...Read more

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I've got some kind of genital warts or skin tags. Help please?

I've got some kind of genital warts or skin tags.  Help please?

Hard to know: Without an exam, it would be hard to tell. See your doctor for the proper exam. Both are treatable. ...Read more

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Bumps on a 2 year old my 2 year old daughter has pimple like bumps randomly on her body. None on her face. They kind of look like warts. I tried to squeeze one of them, but it seems that the white stuff that comes out, is hard. She doesn't say that they h

Bumps on a 2 year old my 2 year old daughter has pimple like bumps randomly on her body. None on her face. They kind of look like warts. I tried to squeeze one of them, but it seems that the white stuff that comes out, is hard. She doesn't say that they h

There : There is a possibility that she could have molluscum contagiousum which is caused by a wart like virus. They look like little red or flesh colored bumps with a small hole in the middle that occasionally has a white, thick discharge. It commonly affects children and usually goes away within a year without treatment. Picking or squeezing them can cause spreading and/or an infection, so it is not advised. Below i've attached a website with more information about them. If the spots start to develop on her face, appear to be infected, seem to be worsening, or if you think they are not molluscum, then give her doctor a call. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a wart kind of fing on my penis and under my for skin just wounder what i could get for it?

I have a wart kind of fing on my penis and under my for skin just wounder what i could get for it?

Visit a clinic / doc: Warty penile 'bumps' in sexually active men are often caused by infection with hpv ( human papillomavirus). They can be removed by: chemicals that dissolve the warts (applied by a health care provider), laser lights / electric current, freezing with a special device, or sometimes by surgery (for warts that are large). These treatments are best performed by a doc or other provider. Use condoms. ...Read more