Verruca

Verruca Treatments from €50* – Call 01 9023 710 Now to book an appointment. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6vTJxdvdKQ Our Podiatrists are experts at diagnosing & treating Verruca (Plantar Warts). Verrucas are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). They often cause pain if under a weight bearing area on the foot. They are contracted by direct contact with the virus in communal areas like swimming pools. Verruca are small cauliflower shaped lesions often presenting with small black dots (petechiae). They do often resemble foot corns, however, there are some important differences. Firstly, they are usually painful if pinched (corns are more painful to direct pressure). Secondly, the virus will alter the natural skin striations – lines in your skin (corns will not). Verruca are highly transmittable & spread easily (to people who do not have antibodies to the HPV virus – especially young...

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