Verruca Pedis ( Warts)

Verruca Pedis

Warts are caused by human papilloma virus (HPV) and can be picked up by skin to skin contact or contact with a contaminated surface. They can be confused with a heloma durum (corn) which can have a similar presentation, however the treatment and management is different. 

There are several treatment options, cryotherapy, salicylic acid and in some cases surgical removal is required. 

Early assessment and management is best