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What clues will doctors look for to diagnose warts?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Warts can almost always be diagnosed through visual inspection of the affected area by a physician. The visual inspection will include looking for the rough areas of skin, as well as black dots in the center of the area.

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