There are five different types of warts, including common warts, flat warts, plantar warts, filiform warts and periungual warts, according to Healthline. Warts are a skin growth caused by the human papillomavirus, accord... More »

Doctors treat external genital warts with medications, freezing and surgical removal, states the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Patients who prefer to treat themselves at home apply ointments or gels, while ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases STIs

A plantar wart is a solid, firm growth with a grainy texture caused by the human papillomavirus that commonly develops on the bottom of the foot, according to Mayo Clinic. The warts develop when the virus enters the skin... More »

Different types of warts that affect the hand are common warts, periungual warts, filiform warts and flat warts, according to American Family Physician. Another type of wart that grows on the hand is the palmer wart, acc... More »

MedicineNet publishes pictures identifying several types of common warts. The website features pictures of dome-shaped, plantar, periungual, flat and filiform warts, among others, along with information to help identify ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Freezing treatments, medicated patches and even duct tape are all ways to kill flat warts. However, if the flat wart is on one's face, home remedies are not recommended. Instead, it is best to let a doctor remove a wart ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Images of the common warts of the hand may be accessed online through MedicineNet and WebMD. Common warts refer to those found on the hands or top of the feet -the result of papillomavirus- and may be transmitted by cont... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions