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Hello how does aspirin works on plantar warts and how long u have to use it?

Hello how does aspirin works on plantar warts and how long u have to use it?

It doesn't: Aspirin doesn't work on plantar warts. Sorry but that is not a treatment for plantar warts. ...Read more

Dr. David Hettinger
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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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I suffer from depression and I would like to try either omega-3 or st. John's wart as an alternative to medications. Will this effect my 81mg aspirin?

I suffer from depression and I would like to try either omega-3 or st. John's wart as an alternative to medications. Will this effect my 81mg aspirin?

Bleeding: St. John's wort does not directly affect the same coagulation pathway as aspirin, but can affect your platelets, making them less "sticky." along with fish oil you could experience more bleeding. St. John's wort can be effective for mild-moderate depression. High epa omega-3 oils are helpful in depression, but aren't a stand-alone treatment. Please consider psychotherapy; it can help greatly. ...Read more

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How painful is the removal of warts?

How painful is the removal of warts?

Depends: Depends on the location, size and technique used to remove them. ...Read more

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How successful are wart removal surgeries?

How successful are wart removal surgeries?

Because warts are: Viruses I typically do not recommend excision, as they can recur even after cleared with any treatment. I prefer the armamentarium of treatments we as dermatologist have to treat them, with the most stubborn warts responding to intralesional Bleomycin ...Read more

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Is there a wart removal remedy that actually works?

Is there a wart removal remedy that actually works?

There are countless: Ways of trying to get rid of warts. Everybody claims an 80% success rate with their method, which may or may not be true. Warts are universally frustrating to patient and doctor alike. There is no one best answer. ...Read more

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What's a remedy for anal wart removal?

Probably best...: To see a dermatologist for this one. Freezing techniques are effective, but surgical excision may be better for you - you will need an evaluation before a recommendation can be made. ...Read more

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What to expect for removal of wart on bottom of toe?

What to expect for removal of wart on bottom of toe?

Depends: It depends on how they are removed.
If surgical then the toe will be sore for a couple of days and the area will heal in from the base so there will be a small whole where the wart was removed. ...Read more

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What can I expect when having plantar wart removal and healing?

What can I expect when having plantar wart removal and healing?

Wart: It is very dependant on the number of warts, location, method of removal, etc. The best source of information is your doctor who knows the answer to all these questions. Good luck. ...Read more

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Will you receive pain medication after laser wart removal treatment?

Will you receive pain medication after laser wart removal treatment?

Not usually: If anything you use an over the counter med such as aleve (naproxen). ...Read more

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I applied wart removal cream on my face it burned and it left some white material which I peeled. Is this permanent?

OTC WART REMOVING: Medicine like Salicilic Acid can cause burning and irrrritation of the area but leaves no permanent scarring or infection. The whitish material was the reaction of the acid on the skin surface. Other wart removers will have a similar response to a varying degree. ...Read more

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I have small warts around my penis and a couple by anus. I will not see a dr. In person embarrassment is too much. Any possible home removal remedies?

I have small warts around my penis and a couple by anus. I will not see a dr. In person embarrassment is too much. Any possible home removal remedies?

Don't: Don't get embarrassed, it is a sensitive area home remediates will not cure genital papillomas, you and your partner must see, get eradicated, in female hpv virus can cause carcinoma of cervix. ...Read more

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Which wart removal remedies actually work?

Which wart removal remedies actually work?

Several treatments.: You can try over the counter wart removers, but be careful: I've seen them do more harm than good. Other options your doctor might offer include cryotherapy (freezing the wart), electrocautery (burning the wart), laser treatment, or several different topical chemical treatments. If the treatment is typically uncomfortable, your doctor can numb the area before proceeding. ...Read more

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Which OTC wart removal products really work well?

Which OTC wart removal products really work well?

Warts: Each night before going to bed soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar, apply it to the wart and then hold it in place with a band-aid. Leave it on all night, or if you like, 24 hours a day but change the soaked cotton and band-aid each evening for a week. The wart will swell and may throb as it reacts with the vinegar and then start to turn black within the first two days and in two weeks gone. ...Read more

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How painful is laser wart removal?

How painful is laser wart removal?

Painful: Laser treatment of warts is through it's high energy and burning mechanism. It also targets the blood vessels that feed the wart, thought to contribute to its efficacy. Your doctor may sometimes inject anesthetic into the area before the treatment to reduce the pain. ...Read more

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Could I have a successful wart removal surgery?

Could I have a successful wart removal surgery?

Yes: Most wart removals are successful. Occasionally they will recur. ...Read more

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How can you remove scar from wart removal?

How can you remove scar from wart removal?

Tincture of time: In most instances time is one of your best friends. Of course. Full thickness injury may require more urgent treatment to minimize scarring. Silicone gel sheeting and pressure dressings are time tested methods to minimize scar formation. Avoid sun and tobacco use. Excision or surgical scar revision may be required but rarely necessary. ...Read more

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Are my white wart removal scars permanent?

Are my white wart removal scars permanent?

Posible: Any procedure will leave a scar, some times visible, or non visible microscopic scar. ...Read more

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Anal wart removal pain. How to relieve it?

Anal wart removal pain. How to relieve it?

Take pain meds given: Apply ice packs. Soak your bottom in warm water after each bm. It usually takes few days for the pain to go away. Take stool softeners as well so you don't have to strain which can make the pain worse. Goodluck! ...Read more

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Internal anal wart removal. How does that work?

Internal anal wart removal. How does that work?

Many treatments: The treatment of internal warts may take the form of many modalities. Most office-based treatments such as laser irc cryo or tca all carry a 60 to 70% clearance rate the only treatments which carries a greater than 90% treatment rate. Involves a minor surgery in which they are cut and then the bases are burnt. Come see me in fort lauderdale. ...Read more

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Could I need crutches after a plantar wart removal?

Could I need crutches after a plantar wart removal?

Usually not: Unless it was a very large area operated on your foot. ...Read more

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What can you tell me about planter wart surgical removal?

Unclear question: Warts can be removed under local anesthesia. A wart may be frozen out even without anesthesia.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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How to remove scars on my face due to the removal of warts?

You can't!: See a plastic surgeon, or dermatologist who performs cosmetic procedures to correct scars. ...Read more

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Is it possible to remove a keloid with dr scholls freeze wart removal?

Is it possible to remove a keloid with dr scholls freeze wart removal?

Not unless you want: An even bigger and nastier keloid! keloids are aggressive overgrowths of scar tissue, usually caused by an exaggerated inflammatory response in certain genetic makeups. Using something as irritating as wart remover will only serve to create an even bigger keloid. Do not do this! ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to combine different types of wart removal (freeze + acid + laser. Etc)?

No: In fact, some large warts are very hearty and grows back quickly after a single treatment. For the thick large warts, I often alternate freeze and laser treatments every other week, and instruct otc salicylic acid home treatment between office visits. ...Read more

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I have a wart beside my fingernail, it also goes slightly underneath. What is the best method of removal?

Tough spot: That's a tough spot to get a wart. I would still try with liquid nitrogen and salicylic acid pads. If those don't work and you still want the wart removed, you may have to remove the finger nail and continue with the liquid nitrogen. Yuck. Good luck and I hope this helps! ...Read more

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Can bleomycin be used for plantar wart removal?

Yes: Bleomycin is a anti-cancer drug. Very small amounts of the drug can also be used in the treatment of plantar warts. After debriding the area, bleomycin is injected directly into the wart. Sometimes the area will first be numbed by an anesthetic, since this procedure can be painful. Several injections are typically required until the wart is removed. ...Read more

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