flat wart

noun

Medical Definition of flat wart

: a small smooth slightly elevated wart found especially on the face and back of the hands and that occurs chiefly in children and adolescents

called also plane wart, verruca plana

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“Flat wart.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/flat%20wart. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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