Pink bumps similar to warts caused by the pox virus. Molluscum bumps are common in children, spread easily on the skin, and are contagious to others.
Multiple simple treatments are available, similar to wart treatments.
- Cryotherapy – (freezing procedure)
- “Painting” – a mild acid or a blistering agent on the wart
- Topical creams -which augment the local immune response