Doctor insights on:
What Is The Best Way To Get Rid Of Hand Warts Fast And Without Pain
Duct tape: Keeping them covered with duct tape all of the time for 3-4 weeks has been recommended by some. There are also some otc products like compound w. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Whats the best way to get rid of warts on hands? Should I be concernd about them spreadin elsewhere?
Doctor freezes them: Warts on the hands, or on most other parts of the body, can be frozen off by a primary care doctor or a dermatologist. Usually, it takes 3 visits or so. After each freezing part of the wart dies, until finally all the remaining warty skin is gone. Painting over-the-counter wart removal acids on ones warts is a lot more work than having a doctor freeze them. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nothing will help my hand warts. Surgery, freezing, currently immiquimod. They are large and I get comments on them, sadly. Help?
Be vigilant: Don't say that...you just ned a doctor who will be patient with you and treat them frequently. I have patients in my practice just like you. I use liquid nitrogen in a styrofoam cup and a large Q-tip. You have to do it weekly or bi-weekly....but I guaranty they will eventually blister up and fall off. ...Read more
Different strains: There are lots of different hpv strains. The ones that are sexually transmitted, which cause cervical and penile cancer, don't cause warts on someone's hand. There are strains that aren't stds which do cause warts on the hand and are transmitted just through skin to skin contact. They are all very contagious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the odds of passing hand warts from mother to new born baby. How do I get tested to find out which strain I have?
Possible: If child is breast fed, some protection is there ...Read more
Probably not: Of the 100+ HPV types, most tend to establish infections only in certain body areas. HPV 1, the main cause of hand warts, rarely infects the genital area. So probably there is no risk. Having said that, maybe you shouldn't push your luck. Until the wart has cleared up, it may be best to not use that hand for sexual stimulation of your partner. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What is the best way to get rid of hand joint pain and be more flexible?
- What is the best way to get rid of a cough fast?
- What is the best way to get rid of joint pain?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What is the best way to get rid of tinea versicolor?
- What is the best way to get rid of a ingrown toenail?
- What is the fastest way to get rid of a boil and heal the skin up?
- What is the best way to get rid of unwanted facial hair when dealing with pcos?
- Talk to a dermatologist online