These are growths on the skin caused by the Human papilloma virus.
They can be common in children and can spread via direct contact or they can be spread if the patient scratches their wart, the virus can then be spread on that person.
There is no single perfect treatment.
Warts can spontaneously disappear. Please visit your dermatologist to discuss treatment options.
Freezing of lesions – liquid nitrogen is used to treat warts, sun damage and seborrhoeic keratosis.