What is it? Also known as…Human Papillomavirus, Verrucae Vulgaris or Papillomas What are they? Warts are abnormal growths of the skin and mucosa caused by an infection with the human papillomavirus (HPV). What causes it? The HPV family is made up of more than 100 different types. The common types in the skin include HPV-1, […]

Well’s Syndrome

What is it? Also known as … eosinophilic cellulitis Well’s Syndrome is a rare inflammatory skin disease which tends to come and go over many years. It can sometimes be confused for cellulitis, an infection of the skin. What causes it? The cause of Well’s Syndrome is not known. However, it has been linked to […]