Question: In immunocompetent children and adults, at what rate do commonly used local treatments lead to complete disappearance of the treated wart?
Objective: To assess the evidence for the efficacy of local treatments for cutaneous warts.
Methods: Systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
Main Outcome Measures: Total clearance of warts and adverse effects such as irritation, pain, and blistering.
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