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Plantar Warts (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Gary W. Cole, MD, FAAD

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing author and editors:

Author: Jeffrey S Cooper, MD, Clinical Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Vincent's Mercy Medical Center, Toledo OH.

Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor III, MD, Vice-Chief, Compliance Officer, Attending Physician Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina.

REFERENCES:

Lipke, M. "An Armamentarium of Wart Treatments." Clinical Medicine & Research 4.4 Dec. 1, 2006: 273-293.

Naymor, M. "Cutaneous Human Papillomavirus Infections." The Electronic Textbook of Dermatology. <http://www.telemedicine.org/warts/cutmanhpv.htm#plantar%20etiology>.

"Plantar Warts." Warts Information Center. <http://www.warts.org/types-of-warts.html>.


Last Editorial Review: 9/15/2011

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