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  • n. Plural form of verruca.


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  • Apparently, verrucae can be treated (i.e. starved of oxygen until they fall out of their own accord) by coating them in clear nail varnish every day – also keeps them from spreading, as they are extremely contagious … happyforyou |


  • There's solace with the new chiropodist, Mr. Dunderdale, who tells Miss Fozzard between the verrucae and sweet sherry how he came to choose his profession.

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  • Autenreith speaks of a porcupine-man who was covered with innumerable verrucae.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Secondary objectives include a comparison of the cost-effectiveness of the treatments, and an investigation of time to clearance of verrucae, recurrence/clearance of verrucae at six months, patient satisfaction with treatment, pain associated with treatment, and use of painkillers for the treatments.

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  • Secondary outcomes include self-reported time to clearance of verrucae, self-reported clearance of verrucae at 6 months, cost-effectiveness of the treatments compared to one another, and patient acceptability of both treatments including possible side effects such as pain.

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  • The primary outcome is complete clearance of all verrucae as observed on digital photographs taken at 12 weeks compared with baseline and assessed by an independent healthcare professional.

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  • The primary objective of this study is to compare the clinical effectiveness of two common treatments for verrucae: cryotherapy using liquid nitrogen versus salicylic acid.

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  • The optimal treatment for verrucae is unclear due to a lack of high quality randomised controlled trials.

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  • Some HPV types can cause warts (verrucae), but those types don't cause cancer.

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  • Magnitudo itigens; longitudo ab apice oris ad anum 6 polli 'ces e. xcedeus; color cx. flavcfeutc grifeus, hinc inde fuf eefcente maculatus; verrucae majores et minores, medio punSIo elevato badio; - pulvinaria ovata lacvia, poris per, tufa; anus radiis rugojii cinBus; plantarum digiti primo tantum articvLo membrana coniiexi, ultimo articulo mem*. brana badia fimbriato, brafilicn - 19.

    Caroli a Linné. Systema naturae per regna tria naturae : secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis


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