verruca plana


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Related to verruca plana: molluscum contagiosum, HPV

verruca

 [vĕ-roo´kah] (L.)
1. wart.
2. one of the wartlike elevations on the endocardium in various types of endocarditis. adj., adj ver´rucose, verru´cous.
verruca pla´na a small, smooth, usually skin-colored or light brown, slightly raised wart sometimes occurring in great numbers; seen most often in children.
verruca planta´ris plantar wart.

ver·ru·ca pla·na

a smooth, flat, flesh-colored wart of small size, occurring in groups, seen especially on the face of the young; often associated with common warts of the hands, due to human papilloma virus, commonly, types 3 and 10.

verruca plana

a small, slightly elevated, smooth, tan or flesh-colored wart, sometimes occurring in large numbers on the face, neck, back of the hands, wrists, and knees, especially in children. Also called flat wart.

ver·ru·ca pla·na

(vĕr-ū'kă plā'nă)
A smooth small, flat, flesh-colored wart, occurring in groups, seen especially on the face of the young; often associated with common warts of the hands, due to human papilloma virus, commonly, types 3 and 10.
Synonym(s): flat wart.

verruca

pl. verrucae [L.]
1. a wart. See also papilloma, fibropapilloma.
2. one of the wart-like elevations on the endocardium in various types of endocarditis.

verruca plana
flat warts.
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Verruca plana is a small, flesh-colored, flat topped lesion that commonly occurs on the face, neck, and back of hands of children and young adults.
Histofreezer is indicated for the treatment of verruca vulgaris (common warts), verruca plantaris (plantar warts), HPV (genital lesions), acrochordon (skin tags), molluscum contagiosum, seborrhoeic keratosis, and now, verruca plana.