Case 182. HPV-60 infection (plantar cystic wart) (13 y-o F)

       
 
Excision of an intradermal nodule on the sole
 
       

 

  Electron micrograph of the plantar cystic wart. The eosinophilic inclusion is filled with interlacing bundles of cytokeratin. The compressed nucleus shows clustering of virions (viral inclusion bodies).