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    What causes plantar warts?

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  • Stewart Hayes

    Podiatrist (General)

    Stewart Hayes has experience as a podiatrist specialising in the area of “Sports Podiatry” since 1994 (the specialty dealing with biomechanical, sporting & overuse complaints … View Profile

    Warts are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus.  Once you have the virus, you have it in your system for life, but you may not have active warts all the time - they come and go and with some people, go forever.

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