Correlation of warts

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Description This chapter covers the correlation of warts
Author(s) Oriol Yélamos · Ralph P. Braun
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Status update December 3, 2019
Status by Ralph P. Braun

Multiple dark dots

Multiple dark dots are black/red dots within a well-defined yellowish area are characteristic of plantar warts. Recently, an histopathologic study of 18 palmoplantar warts found no thrombosed vessels, suggesting that the presence of dark dots is secondary to intracorneal hemorrhages and not to dermal microthrombi (Fried et al., 2018).