Wart removal

Alternative names
Removal of warts


Can warts be safely removed without seeing a dermatologist?

Over-the-counter medications are often effective in removing warts. Recent studies have also shown that keeping a wart loosely covered with duct tape for many weeks may help it to disappear. See Warts.

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Last revised: December 3, 2012
by Levon Ter-Markosyan, D.M.D.

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