Warts

Immunotherapy vs. Cryotherapy in Treating Wart Lesions

February 03, 2017

Intralesional immunotherapy is more effective than cryotherapy for treatment of wart lesions, according to a study published online in the International Journal of Dermatology.

Trichloroacetic Acid vs. Cryotherapy for Plantar Warts: Which Is More Effective?

April 20, 2016

Findings based on four weeks of treatment delivered by a physician

High-Dose Creams More Effective for Genital Warts, Reports Study

By April 29, 2015

A high-dose treatment of sodium nitrite and citric acid creams applied twice daily was more effective than placebo for treating anogenital warts, according to a new study in JAMA Dermatology.

Teledermatology Is Reliable for Initial Triage Consultations

February 18, 2014

Teledermatology is reliable for initial triage of patients, according to a study published online.

FDA Warns Some Flammable Cryogenic Wart Removers

January 17, 2014

Flammable OTC wart removers have started fires, injuring at least 10 people in recent years.

Teva Launches Generic Aldara Cream

December 06, 2013

Teva announced the launch of Imiquimod Cream, the generic version of Medicis' Aldara Cream.

HPV Exposure in Family, School Linked to Wart Development

April 22, 2013

For schoolchildren, exposure to human papillomavirus (HPV)-causing warts in the family and school class is associated with an increased risk of wart development.

Zyclara Approved for Treating External Genital Warts

March 25, 2011

Zyclara (imiquimod cream, Graceway Pharmaceuticals) has been approved for the treatment of external genital and perianal warts in patients ≥12 years of age.