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Do you have to get a planters wart removed?

Do you have to get a planters wart removed?

Plantar's warts: This condition, caused by types of the human papilloma virus can be treated with OTC salicylic acid. If it fails to respond cryosurgery, intralesional immunotherapy, or pulsed dye laser therapy can be used. As a last resort there is bleomycin and surgical excision. See a podiatrist or a dermatologist and get this taken care of if your friendly pharmacist cannot help. ...Read more

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Warts (Definition)

Wart = benign skin growth ...Read more


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Can you tell me if you've had plantar warts do you carry hpv?

Can you tell me if you've had plantar warts do you carry hpv?

Different strains: Hpv 1, 2, 4 cause plantar warts; hpv 6 and 11 cause anogenital warts. So yes, you have hpv, but maybe not the type that will transmit sexually. ...Read more

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How do you get molluscum?

How do you get molluscum?

Molluscum: The virus that causes molluscum is spread from person to person by touching the affected skin. The virus may also be spread by touching a surface with the virus on it, such as a towel, clothing, or toys. Once someone has the virus, the bumps can spread to other parts of their body by touching or scratching a bump and then touching another part of the body. ...Read more

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Why do you get angiokeratomas on vulva?

Why do you get angiokeratomas on vulva?

Not known: It is normal to get these on your vulva, but nobody knows why. ...Read more

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Why do you itch so bad when you get a mole shaved off?

Why do you itch so bad when you get a mole shaved off?

Healing: Hi You're describing something normal and very common actually. Basically, the sensation is your body healing itself from surgical procedures. It will go away on its own. More info on this for you - http://bit.ly/2satcaf Hope you feel better soon ...Read more

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Verruca's, what do you do for this?

Verruca's, what do you do for this?

Several treatments.: You can try over the counter plantar 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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Why do you get bumps when you get mosquitoes bite?

Why do you get bumps when you get mosquitoes bite?

Mosquito bites: Recent research has shown that itching due to mosquito occurs through a histamine-independent peripheral pathway. See http://www.Rosslab.Neurobio.Pitt.Edu/mbi/. Mosquitoes have an anticoagulant in their saliva, so bruising is common. Get help if there are signs of infection. Signs of infection can include: increased swelling, redness, tenderness, ^ pain, warmth, red streaks, purulent drainage, > ...Read more

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What are Ben Wa balls? How do you get them out?

What are Ben Wa balls? How do you get them out?

Gynecologist: 3/4 of an inch size spherical devices (2), one actually a little smaller than the other one that you can buy for 10 bucks at Amazon. They are placed inside the vagina and help with achieving orgasm and strengthening the vaginal walls. It s should be possible to remove them by reaching inside the vagina. If that does not work, you will have to see a gynecologist, who should be able to remove them. ...Read more

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What can you do if you have genital warts?

What can you do if you have genital warts?

Specialist: See a dermatologist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. If they really are just warts, treatments can be very simple... Just make sure you know what they are before treatment. Dermatologists are the specialist i would go to. ...Read more

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What do I do about plantars warts ?

What do I do about plantars warts
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To do or not to do: I can tell you what not to do: that is to do nothing. The sooner you begin treating warts the better. ...Read more

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Why do u get blisters on your foot?

Mostly Friction: Pressure from weight and friction can cause blisters. Blisters are wounds beneath the skin caused by rubbing from shoes or socks during activity. Wear thicker socks and make sure your shoes fit properly. Change socks frequently and wear proper shoes for the types of activities you are participating in. ...Read more

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How do you prevent getting foot warts?

Good hygeine: Not going around with barefeet and good hygiene. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of genital warts?

How do you get rid of genital warts?

Treatment by Dr: Here is a helpful site that explains a lot about the condition. It is fairly common and usually can be kept under good control if not eradicated. Link: http://www.Plannedparenthood.Org/health-topics/stds-hiv-safer-sex/genital-warts-4268.Htm good luck! ...Read more

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How do you know if you have scalp fungus and how do you get rid of it?

How do you know if you have scalp fungus and how do you get rid of it?

Skin scraping: A scraping can typicaly be done in your doctors office and examined under a microscope. For difficult cases sometimes a small biopsy can be taken and sent to a pathologist for staining and more close examination. Scalp fungi (or involving any hair) can typically require medicine by mouth (not shampoos, lotions, etc) to clear up completely. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of warts that wont go away?

How do you get rid of warts that wont go away?

5fu, (fluorouracil)candida: For non genital warts topical 5th cream can be very effective in removing warts. Another option for resistant warts is pulse dye laser which damages the blood vessels at the base of the warts. Another option is the injection of candida or yeast extract into the warts to cause an allergic reaction. For genital warts, interferon can e injected three times a week for three weeks to boost immunity. ...Read more

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What to do if I have contracted genital warts?

What to do if I have contracted genital warts?

Get medical help: Go to venerial disease clinic or see a gynecologist for treatment ASAP ...Read more

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How do you get scabies?

How do you get scabies?

Transmission.: Scabies is usually spread by close physical contact. It can also be spread by using the same bedding or clothing as someone who is infected with scabies. ...Read more

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How do you get scabies?

How do you get scabies?

Direct contact: Scabies is caused by the human itch mite. The symptoms are caused when the mite burrows in to your skin. You can acquire them through direct skin - to - skin contact - or from contact with infested objects such as clothing, furniture, or towels. You can not acquire this from animals. ...Read more

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