Guidelines for the management of cutaneous warts

Br J Dermatol. 2001 Jan;144(1):4-11. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2133.2001.04066.x.


These guidelines for the management of cutaneous warts have been prepared for dermatologists on behalf of the British Association of Dermatologists. They present evidence-based guidance for treatment, with identification of the strength of evidence available at the time of preparation of the guidelines, and a brief overview of epidemiological aspects, diagnosis and investigation.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Antiviral Agents / therapeutic use
  • Cryosurgery / methods
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Humans
  • Keratolytic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Prevalence
  • Salicylic Acid / therapeutic use
  • Warts / diagnosis
  • Warts / epidemiology
  • Warts / therapy*


  • Antiviral Agents
  • Keratolytic Agents
  • Salicylic Acid