Outside the medical environment about warts there are a lot of different rumors and myths.
A wart is a benign tumor, characterize physicians familiar formation on the skin.
This writes the Chronicle.info with reference to rambler.ru.
Warts appear those who are not too neat and not washing his hands. How true is this popular opinion? According to scientists, the origin of warts can vary: for example, the cause can be hormonal disorders. High risk of the warts inherent in people with weakened immune systems.
Warts can not be infected. It is actually possible, doctors say. In most cases, warts are caused by infection, and therefore is able to spread from person to person. For example, you can catch plantar, simple, flat and genital warts.
Warts do not appear unless to shake hands. According to doctors, the bacteria can be not only at the hands of an infected person, but also on different surfaces around. Contact of hands and feet increases the risk of infection, particularly if skin tends to sweat and it has small sores and cracks.
Warts can be a cause of cancer. Some warts can be a cause of cancer, experts agree. But the most common types of warts on the hands, feet and face to the emergence of cancer are not.
Warts can be removed with a laser and liquid nitrogen. Indeed, the professionals use to get rid of warts liquid nitrogen, laser, scalpel, acid, and other methods. However, even a good at first glance, the treatment does not guarantee that warts will not appear again. Remove usually the warts that interfere with the person, often injured.