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Treatment of Recalcitrant Plantar Wart Unresponsive to Cryotherapy with Acupuncture and Moxibustion: A Case Report
  • Soo Bo Shim,
  • Hye Lim Lee,
  • Hyun Kyung Sung
Soo Bo Shim

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This study presents the case of a 9-year-old girl for whom complete resolution of recalcitrant warts was achieved with acupuncture and moxibustion treatment. This result suggests that acupuncture and moxibustion could be effective therapeutic strategies for plantar warts in the paediatric patient population.
01 Dec 2021Published in Journal of Korean Medicine volume 42 issue 4 on pages 238-243. 10.13048/jkm.21050