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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-08-14T18:27:09-0400
This is a Phase 2, open label study to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of VP-102 in subjects (2 years and older) with common warts. Subjects will be enrolled in the study un...
Cutaneous and genital warts are common dermatological conditions caused by Human Papilloma Virus. Although it is a benign condition it causes disfigurement, has tendency to collect, can be...
Melasma is a common acquired disorder of hyperpigmentation characterized by irregular light brown to dark brown patches of hyperpigmentation commonly affecting the face. The trunk and arms...
The University of North Carolina Department of Dermatology is conducting a clinical trial to evaluate a drug called cantharidin in the treatment of molluscum contagiosum. Molluscum is a c...
The purpose of this study is to determine if cantharidin is a safe and effective treatment for molluscum contagiosum in kids
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common sexually transmitted infection in the United States that can lead to both malignant (high-risk) and benign (low-risk) findings. These low-risk findings include b...
A reaction headspace gas chromatography (HS-GC) technique was investigated for quantitatively analyzing trichloroacetic acid in human urine. This method is on the basis of the decomposition reaction o...
Cantharidin is a highly potent toxin produced by insects belonging to the order Coleoptera and family Meloidae. The insecticidal activity of cantharidin against different orders of insects has been we...
Plantar warts account for 30% of all cutaneous warts. These lesions could be very painful, especially if the lesion is located over pressure sites such as the metatarsal head. Plantar wart treatment r...
Topical cantharidin is routinely used for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum and warts. The objective of this systematic review is to assess the efficacy and safety of topical cantharidin treatmen...
A strong acid used as a protein precipitant in clinical chemistry and also as a caustic for removing warts.
Any horny growth such as a wart or callus.
A toxic compound, isolated from the Spanish fly or blistering beetle (Lytta (Cantharis) vesicatoria) and other insects. It is a potent and specific inhibitor of protein phosphatases 1 (PP1) and 2A (PP2A). This compound can produce severe skin inflammation, and is extremely toxic if ingested orally.
A poxvirus infection of poultry and other birds characterized by the formation of wart-like nodules on the skin and diphtheritic necrotic masses (cankers) in the upper digestive and respiratory tracts.
Pain in the pelvic region of genital and non-genital origin and of organic or psychogenic etiology. Frequent causes of pain are distension or contraction of hollow viscera, rapid stretching of the capsule of a solid organ, chemical irritation, tissue ischemia, and neuritis secondary to inflammatory, neoplastic, or fibrotic processes in adjacent organs. (Kase, Weingold & Gershenson: Principles and Practice of Clinical Gynecology, 2d ed, pp479-508)