Viral Skin Diseases

Picture of Verruca Vulgaris After Treatment

Picture of Verruca Vulgaris After Treatment

Verruca vulgaris is the official name of the common wart, which is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). This picture represents verruca vulgaris on the left thumb of a patient immediately after pulsed dye laser treatment (590 nanometer [nm] wavelength).

Image Source: Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram Copyright 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: "Treatment of Nongenital Cutaneous Warts." American Family Physician.