verruca / wart

Gold Coast Verruca & Wart Treatment

What Is verruca / wart

A verruca / wart is either a single or multiple firm lesion/s caused by a viral infection (human papillomavirus). Verruca / wart lie within the deep layer of the skin resulting in discomfort. Verruca / wart are highly contagious and can be contracted from various places.

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Where did I catch the verruca / wart?

  • Previous or current verruca / wart
  • Children with exposed verruca / wart
  • Exposure to public places in barefeet eg. bathrooms, swimming pools
  • Cuts in feet

Symptoms of a verruca / wart

  • Pain when squeezing
  • Elevated single or multiple masses on feet (usually the bottom of foot)
  • Striations of skin
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Preventing verruca / wart

  • Debridement
  • Needling
  • Acid
  • Silver nitrate
  • Cryotherapy
  • Electro-caughtery
  • Excision