Rapidly progressing and resistant warts in an immuno-competent male

  • Md. Shahidullah Sikder Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Mohammed Saiful Islam Bhuiyan Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Tauhida Noor Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
Keywords: Immuno-competent, Wart

Abstract

Cutaneous warts are common skin conditions caused by different specific strains of the human papilloma virus (HPV), mostly affect children as localized lesion on the hands and feet. They are slowly progressing and disseminated lesions are found in immuno-compromised situations. Usually majority of warts disappear by few months to two years. This is a case of extensive, giant, rapidly progressing and resistant warts in an immuno-competent adult male.

 

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Author Biography

Md. Shahidullah Sikder, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka

Pro-vice Chancellor and Professor 

 

Published
2016-08-18
How to Cite
Sikder, M., Bhuiyan, M., & Noor, T. (2016). Rapidly progressing and resistant warts in an immuno-competent male. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Journal, 9(2), 107-108. https://doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v9i2.29269
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Case Reports