When is repeat exam indicated in molluscum contagiosum?

Updated: Aug 09, 2018
  • Author: Ashish C Bhatia, MD, FAAD, FACMS; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Repeat examination is recommended 2-4 weeks after treatment. Retreatment often is necessary. Consider combination therapy in patients whose lesions respond poorly.


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