Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Molluscum Contagiosum Outlook

What to expect with molluscum contagiosum:

  • Most cases of molluscum contagiosum will resolve within 2 to 3 months without treatment.

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Molluscum Contagiosum References
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