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Can bleomycin injections be used for plantar warts?
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In brief: Yes
They are injected under the wart.

In brief: Yes
They are injected under the wart.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Bleomycin
Bleomycin is injected directly into the wart.
Because it is not absorbed into the body, it does not cause loss of hair, lung problems, or other unwanted effects described above. However, it may cause burning or pain at the place of injection. Skin rash or itching, nail loss, and pain or coldness in the finger where bleomycin was injected have also been reported.

In brief: Bleomycin
Bleomycin is injected directly into the wart.
Because it is not absorbed into the body, it does not cause loss of hair, lung problems, or other unwanted effects described above. However, it may cause burning or pain at the place of injection. Skin rash or itching, nail loss, and pain or coldness in the finger where bleomycin was injected have also been reported.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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