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Cryotherapy Wart Removal

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Feb 4, 2024.

What do I need to know about cryotherapy wart removal?

Cryotherapy wart removal is a procedure to remove your wart by freezing it with liquid nitrogen.

How do I prepare for cryotherapy wart removal?

What will happen during cryotherapy wart removal?

What should I expect after cryotherapy wart removal?

What are the risks of cryotherapy wart removal?

A scar may form after the treated area heals. Cryotherapy may cause the treated skin to be lighter or darker than the skin around it. The wart may not go away or it may come back. You may need to return to see your healthcare provider for more cryotherapy treatments.

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