I have keloids. I could use a remedy.

Patient : I have keloids. Is there a way to get rid of them without steroid injections ( as I have been told by my doctor)? I only get them on my shoulder. I know that this isnt really a major health problem but its mostly annoying and inconvenient.
Doctor :   Welcome To Ask The Doctor. Keloids treatment options are just two: 1. Intralesional Steroid Injcetion. 2. Surgical Re moval. Steroid injection is the preferred modality of treatment as it is safe. Surgical removal itself carries a risk of scar formation. So, it is attempted only in Steroid Resistant Patients. You should go for Intralesional Steroid injection as it is the most effective and safest treatment option. I hope the information helps. Stay Healthy.

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