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3 year old child, callus spot on heel. Scraped off dead skin, wart on same foot. Treatment?

my daughter is 3 she has a large callus spot on the heel of her foot . she does not walk on it because it hurts her. she walks on her tipy toes. i took her to family doctor he scraped off the dead skin. now it is just getting worse. she wont let me scrape it. she also has what looks like a wart on the same foot it is red. any suggestions
Asked On : Thu, 28 Jun 2012
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Dear Sir Hi,
Probably scrapping will not alleviate the problem permanently. In my opinion it is to be excised by the surgeon. For wart one should think of electric or chemical cautry etc.
Hope you are guided better
Answered: Mon, 10 Jun 2013
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