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Verrucae and Warts of the Feet

Verrucae, commonly known as warts, are a growth of the Human Papilloma (HP) Virus. The virus is contagious and survives in damp areas such as changing room floors, swimming pools and shower areas. The HP virus is contracted through damaged or weakened skinĀ from surfaces or direct contact. Warts are more common in school aged children, [...]