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What are the different types of warts?

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  • Plantar warts: Usually flesh-colored or light brown, flecked with tiny black dots, on the soles of your feet
  • Genital warts: Small flesh-colored, pink, or red growths, often in clusters of three or four, in your pubic area, on your genitals, in or around your anus, and/or in your vagina
  • Flat warts: More common in teens and children, smoother, flatter, and smaller than other warts and generally occur on the face but also can appear on the legs, especially among females.

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American Academy of Dermatology.

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on March 8, 2020

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American Academy of Dermatology.

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on March 8, 2020

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