What are warts?

Also known as: verruca

Warts are round noncancerous, rough or smooth skin growths (one or more- they can grow in large numbers) that can appear on almost any part of the body. They are usually the same color as skin, but can be brown, or grayish in appearance.

Reviewed by: Jack Wolfsdorf, MD, FAAP

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