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My plantar wart is turning black after using duct tape and salasylic gel. Is this a normal side effct?

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Dr. Eric Tepper
Podiatry
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In brief: Black wart is ok

The blackened area is the blood supply to the lesion coming to the surface.
This is normal.

In brief: Black wart is ok

The blackened area is the blood supply to the lesion coming to the surface.
This is normal.
Dr. Eric Tepper
Dr. Eric Tepper
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In brief: Can be

I f the tape has peeled off some of the skin the acid can change the color of the blood to black.

In brief: Can be

I f the tape has peeled off some of the skin the acid can change the color of the blood to black.
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