Warts — HPV infection that causes benign tumors of the skin, having a form of nodules or papillae. The disease is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Currently there are more than one hundred species (types) of HPV: some types of HPV are harmless, others cause warts, others hit genitourinary organs.
Human papilloma virus, which causes the development of warts, is transmitted by direct contact with an infected person, as well as through the objects of common use.
Infection contributes to skin irritation and microtrauma — warts often occur in the course of scratches, cuts, etc. Tight and synthetic shoes can also cause microtrauma (rubbed sore legs), and promote the formation of plantar warts. A warts after visiting the pool due to the fact that the skin is easily damaged on concrete ledges and irritated chlorinated water. Reduced immunity and chronic stress also increase the risk of growth of human papillomavirus-associated warts.
Types of warts
Warts are usually formed on the face, the skin on the arms and legs under the fingernails. Depending on the type of human papillomavirus and clinical manifestations of the disease are three types of human papillomavirus-associated warts:
Common (vulgar) warts, particularly common among school-age children. To 71% of all cutaneous warts they make. Are sharply limited, grayish-white, dense, painless, raised above the skin wrinkled hemispherical nodules. Their surface may be coated with a papillary growths cauliflower. Usually appear on the dorsum of the hands and fingers or face. If not treated, there will be many around the white spots, which may eventually turn into brown patches. As a result, the warts can dot the entire face, becoming a source of serious human experiences.
Plantar warts are caused by HPV, there are places in the pressure shoes, especially in humans strongly sweating — they constitute about 34% of the total number of skin warts. Very dense, horny, dirty-gray color plantar warts differ great soreness that prevents walking, and can grows from a small plaque in a few millimeters to a hen’s egg.
Flat, or youth, warts affect mostly children and adolescents. Less common (4%). They appear as round or irregularly shaped nodules flat grayish-yellow color, quickly stratum. Affect the most sensitive areas of the arms and legs — back of your hands, between fingers, around and under the nails, as well as the face and neck. Flat warts often occur in the course of nicks and cuts.
Excluding cosmetic consequences of their growth, warts, especially not worried sick. The exception to this rule is the option when the wart grows under the nail, causing constant pain, and plantar warts.
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