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I have a scar after I removed a wart with a band aid. What can I do?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine

In brief: Leave alone

Scars from warts usually fill in and disappear on their own but may take6 -12 months.

In brief: Leave alone

Scars from warts usually fill in and disappear on their own but may take6 -12 months.
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Scar

Leave it alone. Use lasers to reduce appearance of scar. Use silicone based products.

In brief: Scar

Leave it alone. Use lasers to reduce appearance of scar. Use silicone based products.
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
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Dr. Wesley Schooler
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Compression helps

Compression with tape, silicone sheets or other scar garments are good for decreasing scarring.
Sunblock also should be used for 6-12 months.

In brief: Compression helps

Compression with tape, silicone sheets or other scar garments are good for decreasing scarring.
Sunblock also should be used for 6-12 months.
Dr. Wesley Schooler
Dr. Wesley Schooler
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