What is a Plantar Wart?A wart is a lesion or lesion that can appear on the skin from a virus that we are exposed to one way or another. Many times it manifests on the bottom of the foot and can seem like just some thick skin or callus. There can be one solitary wart or some people present with many warts on one or both feet.
What causes warts?The human papilloma virus (HPV) direct contact with the skin causes a plantar wart to emerge fron the skin.
SymptomsPain is sometimes the reason a patient comes into the office before they even realize they have a wart.
Thickened skin that looks like a callus Tiny little black dots can sometimes bee seen through out the wart. The black dots are dry blood