How to make difference between verruca and corn
|Others name||Plantar warts||Callus|
|Causation||Human Papilloma Virus 1,2,4,57,60,63,65,66 & 156||Increase pressure & frictions on the skin.|
|Contagious||Highly contagious.||Not contagious.|
|Incubation||Long a couple of months to a year.||A long period of time.|
|Striations||Interrupt the striation on your skin.||They’re quiet.|
|Black Dots||Have black dots.||Don’t have black dots|
|shape||Cauliflower- esque||Conical, circular|
|Pain||Stinging “stepping-on-a-needle” type of pain by pressure||Long-standing corn becomes painful.|
- Angelica Balingit, MD ; Treating and Preventing Plantar Warts; Updated on January 21, 2022; Healthline.
- Leena Lakhani ;What’s the difference between a verruca and a corn?; BUCKS FOOT CLINIC.
- Louise; What is the difference between a corn and a verruca?; | Mar 4, 2021; West Berkshire Foot Clinic.
- Peter A Gearhart, MD Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine & Peter A Gearhart, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists ;Human Papilloma Virus(HPV); Medscape.
- Egawa,Kitasato,Honda,Kawai,Mizushima,Ono; Human papillomavirus 57 identified in a plantar epidermoid cyst; British Journal of Dermatology; Volume 138, Issue 3; p. 510-514; Wiley Online Library.