• Five patients who had well-characterized primary immunodeficiency diseases and extensive verrucosis represent an additional and independent line of evidence that the immune system is important in the host's defense against wart-virus infection. They also suggest that physicians should consider the possibility of a primary immunodeficiency disease in patients with extensive verrucae.
(Arch Dermatol 1983;119:5-7)
Barnett N, Mak H, Winkelstein JA. Extensive Verrucosis in Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases. Arch Dermatol. 1983;119(1):5-7. doi:10.1001/archderm.1983.01650250009006