Learning module: Warts


Goals and objectives

The purpose of this module is to help medical students develop a clinical approach to the evaluation and initial management of patients who present with warts.

After completing this module, the learner should be able to:
  • Identify and describe the morphology of various types of warts.
  • Discuss the pathogenesis of warts.
  • Develop an initial treatment plan for a patient with warts.
  • Describe the technique of cryotherapy.
  • List the side effects of cryotherapy.

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  • Warts --Powerpoint version (To open, click Read Only when prompted for a password)
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