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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 the feet
  • Genital warts: small flesh-colored, pink, or red growths, often in clusters of three or four, in the pubic area, on the genitals, in or around the anus, and/or in the 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.

From: Skin Conditions and Warts WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Dermatology.

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on April 05, 2018

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American Academy of Dermatology.

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on April 05, 2018

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