Warts: types, causes and treatment

The emergence of warts on the body in the course of life for almost every person. Failure of immunity, or a new Virus in the body to provoke the emergence of this benign skin growths. Lately, science has been able to produce some types of warts in high-risk groups, since they are viruses onkogennymi. Therefore, it is worthwhile to diagnose carefully and in case of doubt, consult a skin doctor.

A range of options for the treatment of warts, you can perform at home and in the cosmetic Studio easily all tumors of this type heal almost.


What is the

Warts are called little education on the skin, usually caused by the human Papilloma Virus (HPV). These formations are benign, but require a treatment. If warts are not treated, over time they may occupy all the seats on the surface of the body. You should be able to reliably differentiate the wart from other formations, e.g., of melanoma, a skin cancer. Warts need to be able to distinguish from corns and moles. There are several types of warts, or external differences between them.

What appear to be warts

Warts by a Virus that is easily available through common goods, public places or walk barefoot. To belong to such places, swimming pool, public Sauna. According to different data, the carriers of this virus are up to half and more per cent of the population. Particularly easy warts appear in the case of damage to the skin. To acquire in the case of excessive sweating of the skin of the hands and feet, the probability of the infection in a public space is bigger.

In normal hands, it is shaking, also gives the opportunity to acquire the Virus. Do not use foreign objects of personal Hygiene and personal items. In addition, the Virus is transmitted sexually and through the instruments non-sterile, for example, in the cosmetic Studio.

The Virus that causes the formation of genital warts, it can be time in the human body a long time, up to half a year, without bumps. He is in the incubation state and waits for the right conditions. With the weakening of the immunity the Virus is active, and the warts appear.

Differences to other formations

To warts, in contrast, birthmarks, soft to the touch and usually dark or black. Warts, the same hard, bright color tones, and looks, like a nub.

the child's warts

Corn is dead skin cells, thereby after the Peeling, you can see the fresh delicate skin. On the way, it is healthy. If it is a wart, it hurts with pressure and, in the case of Peeling your skin layer is tracks, on which is clearly visible by the bleeding.

Melanoma disease is the deadliest in a series of skin. They can differ in color and shape. Inhomogeneous red and black shades, urban sprawl, and frayed edges accompanied by melanoma. In the absence of such, or similar to be according to the type of training you can immediately contact your skin doctor.

Types of warts

There are some basic types of warts, you can remove fearless with cosmetologist and dermatologist. You do not have to bear the risk, except for the inconvenience of a cosmetic defect.

Types of warts:

  • ordinary (simple);
  • Young people (flat);
  • plantar (Palmar);
  • thread-shaped (acrochordus);
  • Condylomata (Genital Warts);
  • senile.

Common Warts

Usually located on the surfaces of the hands and feet, on the fingers of the back. In General, a size of 1 to 10 mm, can disappear spontaneously or after treatment. This type of wart may look as a single or multiple formation on the skin. The color is usually yellowish-grey, the surface is rough and dense. A wart can be in the result, several together increase the still in wide tiles. You cause pain when walking if the surface of the feet.

The child's warts

Most commonly occur in children and adolescents. You rise a little above the surface of the skin, have a smooth surface and irregular shape. In General, wounds, scratches and abrasions are located in the vicinity of the cut. Have a size of about 1-5 mm.

The soles of the feet or palms of the hands warts

Which are painful, interfere with walking, and often as the normal Flakes. Come and flat, and the protruding above the surface of the skin. Chipita — so-called the present art.

Acrochordus, or thread-shaped warts

This training is large and elongated shape. You are at the caves, most common on the face, the neck and in the armpits. When you delete, you will often grow again, and almost never disappear on their own. Filiform warts often grow in the width, whereby its volume and width.

Warts on the hands

Who Genital Warts (Condylomata)

As venericheskie from. Love at the entrance of the Vagina and the Anus, labia, and Penis, in the mouth. They look like rounded pink education, which can grow and, over time, large areas of land to occupy. This can cause interfere with sexual intercourse and defecation, pain. You too can contribute to the occurrence of other infectious diseases. The infection occurs through sexual contact, especially in the presence of injuries and micro-traumas of the skin.

Senile Warts

Usually occur closer to the older age. They are smooth, roundish, with well-rounded edges. Is usually light pink or Nude color, with dark brown. Are on chest, neck, arms. Their size ranges from 2 millimeters up to several centimeters.

Other types of warts

Some of the other types of warts are divided today, in a separate list, as they are capable, malignant to degenerate education. To papilloma of the bladder, cervix, larynx, and some others. The treatment should immediately engage, and then run it by a qualified doctor.

How to get rid of warts

Warts have a tendency of sizes and quantities, not only to cosmetic problems, but also discomfort and even pain. Therefore, the appearance of the first wart should pay attention to their fastest-rearing.

Modern medicine has extensive possibilities of schemes removal of warts. Also, the patient often ends up on the traditional methods, the basis of which the medicinal herbs.


A large assortment of drugs will help to quickly and easily get rid of bumps on the skin with the help of means of the local actions. The means are different for different types of warts:

  • plantar warts with salicylic acid;
  • flat warts – medium with mercury, ammonium, and trichloroacetic acid;
  • Warts – medium with a podophyllotoxin.

The first main group a means of combating warts based on the active exfoliating action, dead skin cells (keratolytic).

There are Tools on the effect of herbs, for example, celandine. He has many years of inflammation of the skin in folk medicine as a means of zerstrend.

The second group of funds is based on a local effect of necrotizing actions, i.e., the destruction of the damaged cells. This agent is on the site of the skin under the wart, which will destroy the affected tissue together with the living Virus inside.

On the Basis of necrotizing and active Peeling actions apply only to the affected areas. The healthy parts of the damaged public funding can be provided.

Cream with the active ingredient Interferon, which helps fight the body to viruses. It should be a month for a long time, up to one.

Warts on the eyes

Removal of warts

Modern treatment methods also offer that the destruction of the wart with the help of the latest developments. You should know that often in conjunction with an external surgical removal of tumors, the intake of medicines-immunomodulators, which help to weaken and defeat the Virus from the inside.

  • Cryotherapy quick freeze with warts quickly and with no problems. The area of the skin that cared for and in the course of the next few weeks, the wart dies. It homeopathically with liquid nitrogen. This method has advantages of use in the Form of non-contact impact (not probability of subsequent infectious complications and inflammation), but there is a Problem with the depth of the processing In the case of error in the calculation of the depth of the exposure of the scar to occur on the skin. Or, on the contrary, the lack of depth to the action, and in this case, the wart is destroyed permanently, and the potential for relapse.
  • Laser removal helps to easily get rid of papillomas during a visit to cosmetic Salons. The Laser has a bactericidal effect, to protect from possible infections. After the Laser treatment of the adjacent tissue to remain healthy and intact, since the laser beam has a high degree of accuracy. Before the Laser procedure, also the fact that it is painless and after the treatment, no scar is. In the process of removal of warts does not occur on bleeding, and suppuration does not occur later.
  • The surgical removal is performed surgically. In this method will be removed in the rule, is of great and extensive training. The disadvantage of this method is the remaining scars, and the scars, the possibility of bleeding and infection in the case is not, if the tools are dealt with sufficiently sterile. Also, the relative probability for the penetration of human papilloma virus in the blood.
  • Electrocoagulation is a variant of the surgical removal of the warts. In this process, is removed to the wart to attach a metal eyelet through which skipped the current and the wart. The method is good for superficial warts, with shallow roots.
  • Radio surgery – an Alternative method for the removal of warts. In this procedure, the local anesthesia, and special Radiopribor waves are produced, destroy the neoplasm. Plus method in beskonechnosti and safety, but it only fits for small warts sizes.

How can the wart at home

Often, the solution is spent, the wart at home. You should know not to do that it is necessary if the wart is located on the open surface of the skin of the face, the fingers. To win at home wart can, but chances are the remaining scars or burns on the skin, this creates an additional cosmetic Problem. In addition, there are cases where after an incomplete destruction of a wart, the Virus is activated, and there are a number of new warts.


Among the most popular means of home removal of warts, greater celandine, garlic, Aloe juice, citric acid and acetic acid:. The recipes are numerous and diverse, is a traditional and effective methods.

  • RUB the wart daily, Aloe juice, celandine, cabbage, lemon and milk dandelion several times a day until complete disappearance.
  • Apply to the wart acid a drop of vinegar daily. It consists of a also the possibility of applying the mixture of flour and acetic acid, which are closed in the dry, with a plaster or bandage on for 12 hours.
  • The treatment of garlic juice, or juice mixed with flour. Also, the hang-up use half of the garlic slices. Garlic shows the effect not earlier than 10 days, but a positive factor is no scar after healing.
  • The treatment with iodine, smeared on the wart several times up to the complete drying up and disappear.

Pros and cons of treatment options

The width of the possible options for the treatment of warts you can choose the safe, convenient, and simple ways. The easiest way to at home wart not spend in the initial phase, when they grow up and not occupied extending to the skin. Otherwise, you should consult a skin doctor or in the Beauty Salon, to cope where professionals in the location with a complex case.

The optimal methods of treatment is to recognize those who do not bear the risk of the spread of the Virus or the emergence of new infections (non-contact). Among them are laser therapy, cryosurgery and some other.

Ways that will not make it, the scars in areas of removal of papillomas, have also a priority. Should leave of the old, "old" methods, with the use of acetic acid and other acids which burn the fabric and damage the healthy neighboring cells of the skin, scars. Also, do not try to cut the wart manually at home. This can lead to the spread of the infection and the appearance of new problems, each case will make the scars on the skin for the whole life.

In the treatment of warts at home, the best choice of drugs that do not produce harmful destructive effect on the skin. Among them, Interferon preparations, the juices of plants, herbs, and other.

senile warts

Contagious, if the warts

Warts can be contagious. They are by the human Papilloma Virus that can be transmitted, such as household and sexually. Observe the basics of personal Hygiene, not utensils or personal items of a Person other parts.

Warts neoplasms, which are caused by viruses. These viruses quite a large percentage of the population is infected. But not always, the Virus causes the development of warts. The state of immunity plays a major role in the pathogenesis of the disease and its relapses. Strengthening the General immune system will contribute to the prevention of the emergence of formations on the skin.

A large number of agents, to destroy warts, helps to choose the best solution and quickly with this cosmetic cause.