plantar wart

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plantar wart

A wart that has been forced by pressure into the sole of the foot.
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Noun1.plantar wart - a wart occurring on the sole of the foot; "pressure causes plantar warts to develop a painful callus around the soft center"
verruca, wart - (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus
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They are usually not painful, except when you have one in a place that receives a lot of pressure, such as the foot (planter warts).
To help avoid getting planter warts, wear sandals, such as flip-flops, while in these areas.