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verruca(ver-roo'ka) plural.verrucae [L., wart] Wart.
A pointed, reddish, moist wart about the genitals and the anus. It develops near mucocutaneous junctures, forming pointed, tufted, or pedunculated pinkish or purplish projections of varying lengths and consistency. Venereal warts should be treated with topically applied podophyllum resin.Synonym: condyloma; genital wart; venereal wart
A form of verruca seen on the face and scalp, possibly serving as a starting point of cutaneous horns. Several filiform projections with horny caps are formed, closely grouped on a comparatively narrow base that in turn may be separated from the skin surface by a slightly contracted neck.
A small threadlike growth on the neck and eyelids covered with smooth and apparently normal epidermis.
verruca gyri hippocampi
One of the small wartlike protuberances on the convex surface of the gyrus hippocampi.
A flat or slightly raised wart.
verruca plantarisPlantar wart.
The common wart, usually found on the backs of the hands and fingers; however, it may occur on any area of the skin. See: illustration
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