There are many treatment options available keloids. However, there is no single treatment that has been proven completely effective. It is best to prevent keloids if possible. The following is a list of the most common treatment methods:
The location of the scar, the size, response to previous treatment and patient age all determine the type of therapy employed. You will need to speak with a Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon about the best treatment option for you.
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