2 doctors weighed in:

Why and how does verruca start! how do I get it off?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Pack
Surgery

In brief: Surgery to remove

Warts are caused by a virus.
They can be removed with freezing or surgical excision. See your doctor.

In brief: Surgery to remove

Warts are caused by a virus.
They can be removed with freezing or surgical excision. See your doctor.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack
Thank
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Verruca

Verruca: a wart by another name, a local growth of the outer layer of the skin (the epidermis) caused by a virus.
The virus of warts (a human papillomavirus) is transmitted by contact. The contact can be with a wart on someone else or one on oneself (autoinoculation). Treatment is with salicylic-acid, nonprescription freezing, and rx by doctor-aldara, bleomycin, candida, liquid nitrogen, laser.

In brief: Verruca

Verruca: a wart by another name, a local growth of the outer layer of the skin (the epidermis) caused by a virus.
The virus of warts (a human papillomavirus) is transmitted by contact. The contact can be with a wart on someone else or one on oneself (autoinoculation). Treatment is with salicylic-acid, nonprescription freezing, and rx by doctor-aldara, bleomycin, candida, liquid nitrogen, laser.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
Thank
Read more answers from doctors