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Plantar wart in left foot - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have problem of plantar wart in my left foot
Doctor :   ok
User :   its been 4months i am applying the Salycylic acid but no luck
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any pain
User :   is waiting for some more time will be faesible? or what is the way to tackle it?
Doctor :   do you have diabetes?
User :   yeah... it pains when am walking on bare foot. with shoes and sandals no problem, dont feel the pain
User :   no diabetes
Doctor :   you can try 20% formalin in aqueous solution and apply after bath
Doctor :   keep oyour feet dry
Doctor :   use cotton socks
Doctor :   apply some powder to foot and keep it dry
Doctor :   immerse the foot in hot water for 90 minutes daily, but it takes months for the wart to clear
Doctor :   are you there
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