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What is a way to get rid of warts?

What is a way to get rid of warts?

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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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Warts (Definition)

Wart = benign skin growth ...Read more


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What is the best way to get rid of a verruca?

What is the best way to get rid of a verruca?

Liquid Nitrogen: Liquid nitrogen is commonly used in a doctor's office to get rid of warts. There are other types of treatments, but in my experience, cryosurgery with liquid nitrogen is one of the best treatment. Please, keep in mind that the virus (hpv) which causes warts, is something you can not get rid of. Warts can return in an unpredictable frequency. If large in size, surgery maybe the only option. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get rid of a planters wart?

Destroy it: A dermatologist or some primary care doctors can destroy a plantar wart by freezing it, by cutting off the top of it and freezing the base of it, or by using an electric needle to zap it to death... or even doing surgery on it if it is huge and deep. So, it all depends on how big it is, which part of the foot it's on, what the patient wants to do, and what equipment the doctor has in the office. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to get rid of a verruca was?

Surgical removal: Surgical removal is the fastest way although not always the most successful. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get rid of a regular skin warts?

What is the fastest way to get rid of a regular skin warts?

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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Is there a good way to get rid of warts?

Is there a good way to get rid of warts?

Many ways: There are many homeopathic remedies, as well as over the counter medications of topicals, many professional treatment including laser and surgery. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a callus?

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What is the best way to get rid of a callus?

Can be difficult: Calluses are due to pressure against a bone. Depending on where the callus is located somethimes a particular shoe is causing excessive pressure at the callus spot so you may want to stop using it. You can also use a pumice stone to reduce the callus. I do not recommend the otc callus removers from the store. The other choice is surgical consideration to reduce the underlying bone. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a plantar wart?

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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The quickest way to get rid of a regular skin warts is what?

The quickest way to get rid of a regular skin warts is what?

Cryo, electricity: Cryosurgery or electrosurgery can remove warts in one visit but the healing time may require 1-2 weeks. For extensive warts, it may be too uncomfortable to remove all in one visit. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a mole?

What is the best way to get rid of a mole?

Surgical excision: Moles are not usually removed unless for concern that they may be worrisome for melanoma. However, they are also removed for cosmetic reasons. Given the risk of melanoma in moles, it is always prudent to have them removed surgically so that they can be evaluated under a microscope by a board certified dematopathologist. See your dermatologist for evaluation and advice. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to get rid of a stye?

What is the quickest way to get rid of a stye?

Don't pick it: Hello. Most important thing - try not to touch your stye with your fingers, don't pick at it and definately don't squeeze it. You can apply warm compresses for ten to fifteen minutes at a time , four to six times per day. Styes usually resolve within seven to days. ...Read more

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What is a guaranteed way to get rid of a mole?

What is a guaranteed way to get rid of a mole?

Surgical excision: Any physician with the equipment for minor surgery can remove it. If you want less of a scar, a plastic surgeon can help. Shave removal is an option for some nevi. ...Read more

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What is a good way to get rid of hemorrhoids?

What is a good way to get rid of hemorrhoids?

Diet: High fiber diet may help, less straining during bowel movement, spending less time sitting on the toilet helps. Surgery may also be a possibility depending on the case. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of sunspots?

Is there a way to get rid of sunspots?

What do you mean: Your question is not clear as to what you mean by sunspots. If you mean spots on your face chest or the top of your hands that are due to sun damage, laser can remove those.If you mean scaly brown spots on your chest waist or back they are due to a fungus and you can treat those with an over the counter anti fungal cream or see a doctor / dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is a good way to get rid of psoriasis?

What is a good way to get rid of  psoriasis?

No Cure: Psoriasis is unfortunately a non curable disease at the moment and long term therapy usually involves immunosurpressants (like steroids) with occasional serious side effects. Small areas are generally treated with creams and ointments. Until we have better treatments you will be stuck seeing your dermatologist from time to time. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a keloid?

What is the best way to get rid of a keloid?

Keloid treatments: Keloid scars tend to run in family's and are a tumor of scar tissue which overgrows the border of the original injury (as opposed to hypertrophic scars which are raised, but stay within the border). Keloids may respond to pressure treatment, steroid injections or excision with immediate radiation treatment to reduce recurrence rate. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of plantar warts?

What is the best way to get rid of plantar warts?

Many treatments: Topical medications, acids, laser, surgical removal no treatment is that much better than another. ...Read more

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