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"Molluscum contagiosum"

  1. photo Natural <b>Molluscum</b> Treatment (MCV)Natural Molluscum Treatment (MCV)Treatment
    What is MCV (Molluscum Contagiosum Virus)? It is a chronic viral skin infection that causes raised, pearl-like papules. Typically, the lesions begin as a small painless papule, usuallyRead more
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    lemon myrtle (Backhousia citriodora) in the treatment of molluscum contagiosum in children. Toxicity of Australian essential oil Backhousia citriodora (lemon myrtle). Part 2. AbsorptionRead more

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Molluscum contagiosum


Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a viral infection of the skin or occasionally of the mucous membranes, sometimes called water warts. It is caused by a DNA poxvirus called the molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV). MCV has no nonhuman-animal reservoir (infecting only humans). There are four types of MCV, MCV-1 to -4; MCV-1 is the most prevalent and MCV-2 is seen usually in adults. The virus that...More