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Are wart treatments effective?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Most wart treatments are not much more effective than simply waiting for the warts to fade without treatment. The treatment can take many months or years, and still cannot do any more than just removing current warts. Treatment cannot prevent new warts.

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