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Resembling a wart; denoting wartlike elevations.
Synonym(s): verrucous
[L. verrucosus]


/ver·ru·cous/ (vĕ-roo´kus) rough; warty.

verrucose, verrucous

the presence of warts. See verruca.


Denotes anything having a wartlike appearance.
See also: verruca
[L. verruca, wart, + -ous adj. suffix]

verrucous (vəroo´kəs),

adj 1. covered with warty lesions.
2. resembling a wart.

verrucose, verrucous

rough, warty.

verrucose dermatitis
a proliferative inflammatory lesion on the back of the pastern from the bulb of the heel to fetlock of cattle. Caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum. Occurs in muddy overcrowded conditions. See also strawberry footrot.
verrucose pododermatitis
verrucose dermatitis extending onto the bulbs of the heel.
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Neville et al1 reported that verrucous carcinoma, accounts for 1% to 10% of all OSCCs, depending on the local acceptance of smokeless tobacco use.
Biopsies from exophytic tumors from the left femoral region and the right knee both demonstrated verrucous carcinomas (Fig.
Multiple asymptomatic verrucous plaques over the legs.
Low prevalence of high risk genotypes of human papilloma virus in normal oral mucosa, oral leukoplakia and verrucous carcinoma.
Our patient presented with a rash in the vesicular stage of IP that was transitioning to the verrucous stage.
PV which furthermore was recognized as blastomycosis-like pyoderma or pyodermatitis-pyostomatitis vegetans is an uncommon inflammatory disorder of the skin characterized by large verrucous plaques with multiple pustules and elevated margins.
Within 7-14 days, the mold should convert to yeast phase and give small verrucous, white-beige creamy colonies.
Focal epithelial hyperplasia, oral squamous papilloma, oral lichen planus, oral leukoplakia, oral verrucous carcinoma and oral squamous carcinoma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of VV Focal epithelial hyperplasia affects oral mucosa, lips, tongue, notably lower lip and more rarely the palate and it is strongly associated with HPV types 13 and 32 [13].
The dermatological examination showedmultiple, pedunculated or flat verrucous papules with1-5 mm size following the tattoo pattern.
Verrucous carcinoma is a well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma with a distinct verrucous or exophytic appearance characterized by locally aggressive but minimal metastatic potential.
3] A study by Cheng and colleagues compared these lesions to verrucous carcinoma and condylomata accuminata, 2 other proliferative squamous lesions.
Setting the diagnosis of FEH is important to ensure differential diagnosis from other more serious conditions including inflammatory fibrous hyperplasia, inflammatory papillary hyperplasia, verruciform xanthoma, verrucous carcinoma, condyloma acuminatum, Cowden's Syndrome, Crohn's disease, and Amyloidosis.