How to use Warts in a sentence
A really fat, old, ugly woman with warts, so you're not tempted to replace me.
These include syphilis, herpes, genital warts, and thrush.
There are hundreds of different ways of curing warts.
Genital Warts are similar to common warts that you may get on your fingers, however the reside on human genitalia.
A similar vaccination program has been successful in inducing regression of warts in cattle.Advertisement
Genital warts Certain types of HPV affect the genital area, causing a form of sexually transmissible wart (condylomata acuminata ).
The ingredients work together to break down and remove verrucas, warts, corns and calluses.
Herpes simplex and human papilloma virus, which is associated with warts, commonly affect the vulva.
Never try to treat genital warts by yourself always seek medical advice.
Don't try any home remedies or over-the-counter drugs to remove warts on the genital area.Advertisement
Certain types are more likely to cause warts on different parts of the body.
For most people, this treatment will clear the warts.
They have adhesive warts on the column, usually with gravel adhering.
The rate of first attacks of anogenital warts in Northern Ireland is on a par with the rate reported from GUM clinics in England.
An assessment of methods of treating viral warts by comparative treatment trials based on a standard design.Advertisement
As the plant develops the veil is ruptured; the lower portion forms a sheath or volva round the base of the stem, while the upper portion persists as white patches or scales or warts on the surface of the cap. The stem usually bears an upper ring of tissue, the B C Amanita muscaria.
In 2003 cases of genital warts increased by 2% and syphilis increased by 28 %.
Genital warts Certain types of HPV affect the genital area, causing a form of sexually transmissible wart (condylomata acuminata).
An injection of the tincture into venereal warts is said to cause them to disappear.
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Skin warts can be acquired by direct contact, or indirect contact with contaminated objects.
The Wicked Witch of the West was nothing without her green face paint, long nose and warts, and a clown isn't really a clown without a face full of bright makeup!
Usually there's something involving fake blood, long black wigs, warts and other details that may seem less than pretty, to put it mildly.
A good friend (or boyfriend) will take us just as we are, "warts" and all.
His bare skin was blotchy and a prominent row of warts ran down his snout.Advertisement
Warts are small, benign growths caused by a viral infection of the skin or mucous membrane.
The viruses that cause warts are members of the human papilloma virus (HPV) family.
Warts are not cancerous, but some strains of HPV, usually not associated with warts, have been linked with cancer formation.
Warts are contagious from person to person and from one area of the body to another on the same person.
There are approximately 60 types of HPV that cause warts, each preferring a specific bodily location.
For instance, some types of HPV cause warts to grow on the skin, others cause them to grow inside the mouth, while still others cause them to grow on the genital and rectal areas.
The virus enters through the skin and produces new warts after an incubation period of one to eight months.
Warts are usually skin-colored and feel rough to the touch, but they also can be dark, flat, and smooth.
Warts are passed from person to person, directly and indirectly.
Some people are continually susceptible to warts, while others are more resistant to HPV and seldom get them.
The virus takes hold more readily when the skin has been damaged in some way, which may explain why children who bite their nails tend to have warts located on their fingers.
Particularly common among children, young adults, and women, warts are a problem for 7-10 percent of the population.
Common hand warts grow around the nails, on the fingers, and on the backs of hands.
Foot warts are called plantar warts because the word plantar is the medical term for the sole of the foot, the area where the wart usually appears as a single lesion or as a cluster.
Plantar warts, however, do not stick up above the surface like common warts.
The ball of the foot, the heel, and the plantar part of the toes are the most likely locations for the warts because the skin in those areas is subject to the most weight, pressure, and irritation, making a small break or crack more likely.
Plantar warts are familiar to all ages groups, appearing frequently in children between the ages of 12 and 16.
If left untreated, these warts can grow to an inch or more in circumference and spread into clusters of several warts.
People with diabetes mellitus are prone to complications from plantar warts related to the development of sores or ulceration and the poor healing potential associated with diabetes.
Flat warts tend to grow in great numbers and are smaller and smoother than other warts.
Genital warts, also called condyloma acuminata or venereal warts, are one of the most common forms of sexually transmitted disease (STD) in this country.
Most experts contend that they are contracted by sexual contact with an infected person who carries HPV and are more contagious than other warts.
It is estimated that two-thirds of the people who have sexual contact with a partner with genital warts will develop the disease within three months of contact.
As a result, about 1 million new cases of genital warts are diagnosed in the United States each year.
Genital warts tend to be small flat bumps but they may be thin and tall.
They are usually soft and not scaly like other warts.
Genital warts can also develop in the mouth of a person who has had oral sexual contact with an infected person.
Individuals who notice warts in their genital area should see a doctor.
A physician should be consulted for warts that bleed, are particularly painful, or that do not disappear after six to nine months.
A physician may be able to diagnose warts with a simple examination.
If the warts are small, the doctor may put a vinegar-like liquid on the skin, which makes the warts turn white and easier to see, and then use a magnifying glass to look for them.
Most people attempt to treat warts themselves.
Many of the nonprescription wart remedies available at drug stores will remove simple warts from hands and fingers.
Flat warts are best treated with topical retinoides (retinoic acid) or a gel containing salicylic acid.
To help the healing process for flat facial warts, men should shave with an electric shaver or temporarily grow a beard.
Women with flat warts on areas that are shaved should use other methods to remove hair such as depilatory cream or wax.
Doctors have many ways of removing warts, including using stronger topically applied chemicals than those available in pharmacies.
Although these chemicals are effective, they may not completely destroy all warts.
Laser surgery is also an option for removing warts.
Genital warts are the most difficult to treat.
Often, because the warts are so small, more than one treatment may be needed.
The virus continues to live in the deeper skin, which is why warts often return after they have been removed.
Laser therapy, although more expensive, is often used for treating venereal warts that are more extensive.
There is no single recommended method for eliminating plantar warts.
There are a variety of alternative approaches to the treatment of warts.
The following suggestions apply to common warts and plantar warts.
They are not recommended for genital or cervical warts.
Since genital and cervical warts are transmitted sexually, they should be treated by a physician.
Even though genital warts may be removed, the virus itself continues to live.
The general recommendation for women who have a history of genital warts is to see their doctors every six months for Pap smears to monitor any changes that may occur.
For plantar warts, the treatment goal is to destroy the wart and its virus without causing much damage to healthy skin.
Plantar warts can be prevented by wearing shoes, changing shoes daily, keeping feet clean and dry, and not ignoring skin growths and changes in the skin.
Genital warts can be prevented by using condoms and avoiding unprotected sex.
Because warts are caused by a virus, general immune system support can be effective in helping to keep warts from coming back after treatment or to keep them from multiplying or growing.
Parents can help to prevent plantar warts by urging their children to wear shoes, change their shoes daily, and keep their feet clean and dry.
However, parents should tell their children that genital warts can be prevented by using condoms and avoiding unprotected sex.
Human papilloma virus (HPV)-A virus that causes common warts of the hands and feet, as well as lesions in the genital and vaginal area.
Salicylic acid-An agent prescribed to treat a variety of skin disorders, such as acne, dandruff, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, calluses, corns, and warts.
The most commonly transmitted diseases are gonorrhea, chlamydia, genital warts, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a sexually transmitted disease that causes genital warts and can increase the risk of developing some cancers.
Human papillomavirus (HPV) causes the growth of warts in the genital area.
Some medications (imiquimod 5% cream, podophyllin, trichloroacetic acid, or topical 5-fluorouracil) can be applied to help dissolve genital warts.
The warts may affect any of the external and internal genital organs in men and women.
Common methods to reduce genital warts include application of a topical cream called imiquimod (Aldara), cryotherapy (freezing of the wart), elecrosurgery (applying an electrical current to the wart), and surgical removal.
When using birth control pills to treat your acne, please keep in mind that the pill does not protect against STDs such as genital warts, herpes, hepatitis, and syphilis.
This is an essential consideration, as the pool is one of the prime sources for picking up verrucas (plantar's warts) and other nasties!
Promoters also claim that MMS is capable of curing ailments like the flu, the common cold, pneumonia, warts, sore throats, and dental abscesses.
If you can accept him, warts and all, you can make a wonderful life with this king of the zodiac.
They are often considered to be worry warts, and do seem to worry about everyone and everything.
However, perfectection is his quest in life, and it often takes this sign a while to accept himself and others, warts and all.
Those who have suffered plantar warts or similar troubles, which keep them from wearing ordinary flip flops or even a lot of sandals, find that they can wear these without any pain.
Herpes Simplex II results in genital warts and sores and is spread through contact with the sexual organs.
Dr. Scholl's offers a freezing system that is easy to use on skin tags and many different types of warts.
Topics presented include rosacea, psoriasis, skin cancer, warts, moles, and rashes.
One of the most popular formulas is DermaTend, which is used for the removal of moles and warts as well as skin tags.
Many different types of warts can plaque the skin and body, often causing embarrassing and unsightly growths.
Equally common on teenagers and adults, warts are actually benign skin tumors representing several different types of thickened mucous membranes.
Warts are caused by the common human papillomavirus (HPV,) which represents over fifty different strains.
Skin warts can affect anyone, at any age, and have a lingering incubation period of weeks to months after skin to skin contact with an infected HPV carrier.
There are several different types of warts.
By far the most popular wart, verruca vulgaris warts are most common on the hands, knees and elbows.
Flat warts are very common on the face and are spread easily and rapidly by shaving.
Flat warts represent their name, as they are flat topped and smooth, and are most often brown or skin tone colored.
Many times confused with corns or callouses, plantar warts are thickened and most often found on the bottom of the feet.
Unlike most warts, plantar warts tend to grow into, rather than away from, the skin.
Plantar warts may be uncomfortable and cause noticeable pain when walking or standing for extended periods of time.
With a small chance of becoming cancerous, genital warts are also caused by the HPV virus and are spread through skin to skin contact.
In the case of genital warts, they are indicative of sexual activity with an infected partner.
Some genital warts may resemble the common wart, while others may appear as small pink pustules on the skin.
A small number of genital warts caused by the HPV 16 and HPV 18 strain of virus have been linked to cancer.
This subgroup of genital warts have been named bowenoid papulosis.
Those who are plagued with genital warts must seek medical attention for proper and safe treatment.
Although most skin warts are benign and painless, most are unsightly and people plagued with them seek options for removal.
A family physician specializing in general practice or dermatology can successfully treat warts.
Freezing - Freezing off spots and warts has garnered a lot of attention in recent years.
The abdomen is oval, sandy-grey in hue and beset with warts and bristles; the prothorax forms a mobile neck for the large square head, which carries a pair of long and powerful toothed mandibles.
They are beautiful objects in the autumn woods; Amanita muscaria, the fly fungus, formerly known as Agaricus muscarius, being especially remarkable by its bright red cap covered with white warts.
Pharmacology And Therapeutics Of Zinc Compounds Zinc chloride is a powerful caustic, and is prepared with plaster of Paris in the form of sticks for destroying warts, &c. Its use for this purpose at the present day is, however, very rare, the knife or galvanocautery being preferred in most cases.
The same may be said of the lineal descendant of savage medicine - the magical leech-craft of European folk-lore; cures for toothache, warts, &c., act in spite of the disbelief of the sufferer; how far incredulity on the part of the healer would result in failure is an open question.
The liquor sodii ethylatis is a powerful caustic and is used to destroy small naevi and warts.
There are also three small warts on each side of the face, the largest of which is just below the eye and carries long bristles.
In medicine, nitric acid is used externally in a pure state as a caustic to destroy chancres, warts and phagadenic ulcers; and diluted preparations are employed in the treatment of dyspepsia, &c. Poisoning by strong nitric acid produces a widespread gastroenteritis, burning pain in the oesophagus and abdomen and bloody diarrhoea.
The surface of the thallus often exhibits outgrowths in the form of warts, hairs, &c. The medullary layer, which usually forms the main part of the thallus, is distinguished from the cortical layer by its looser consistence and the presence in it of numerous, large, air-containing spaces.
The exospore often bears spines or warts, or is variously sculptured, and the character of the markings is often of value for the distinction of genera or higher groups.
The fungus, Oedomyces leproides, produces large, blackish, irregular warts which sometimes involve the whole surface of the tuber.
It may be employed to destroy warts or small growths, to reduce exuberant granulations or it may be applied to bites.
The tentacles may number many hundreds or may be very few, in rare cases only one or two, or even absent altogether; they may be long and filamentous, or short and reduced to mere knobs or warts; they may be simple and unbranched, or they may be feathery in pattern.
Strong sulphuric acid is occasionally used as a caustic to venereal sores, warts and malignant growths.
In the south west of England it was believed that the first blackberry spotted growing each year would banish warts.
This includes skin tags, warts, benign moles, seborrhoeic warts and epidermoid cysts.
Usually genital warts look like little lumps that stand up from the skin.
The gall is cup-shaped, and its outer surface is crumpled and covered with small warts and hairs.