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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"A verucca, nut allergy..." "At school they made me play Russian roulette with a bag of Revels," I pointed out.
He is a delicious dish with a flavour all of his own and is supported by the much less disdainful David Dale as his sidekick, Verucca.
Instead of a dull backdrop like you'd get in the UK, or some gross verucca sock floating by, our backdrop was of super yachts.
"Many diseases such as verucca, molluscum, milia, epidermal nevi, skin tags, pyogenic granuloma, etc., can be treated effectively by ED," they noted.
The Ugly Sisters are Alex Parry as Verucca and Dan Bottomly as Hernia, with just a bit too much grinding and bumping raunchiness for my taste for a family audience.
The company includes Dan Bottomley as Hernia, Lindsay Goodhand as Fairy Funlove, James Haggie is Buttons, Phylip Harries as Baron Hardup while Daniel Lloyd plays Dandini and Nicola Martinus-Smith is Cinderella, Alex Parry is Verucca and Joe Vetch is Prince Charming.
Investigations later revealed the growth on his foot was not a verucca at all - it had reportedly been caused by a bone left sticking out after Douglas' feet were broken during the war.
So maybe the next time we discuss treatment with a patient whether it be applying a verucca treatment, using emollients to ease skin conditions, or simply popping an orthotic in shoes--make it easy to understand why they need to do this.
There are some three hundred of these floating hotels as well as the hundreds of other small boats such as the typical Egyptian felucca (or verucca as my beloved called them).
It could take several treatments before the wart or verucca disappears.