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16 Aug 2010

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Dear Doc,
My 13 yr old healthy and hectic athletic son has ''wart-like'' extra growth patches on his right hand, just above his fingers on the outside of his hand. It actually looks like his skin is just thickening, however when he removes it, it just grows back. Do we have to see a dermatologist for this? Thank you!
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01 Jan 0001

Hi MEV Williams, thank you for the question.

Your family doctor may be proficient with the treatment and removal of warts but in my opinion your best option would be to consult a dermatologist. I would discuss the best treatment options with your family doctor.
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