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how to stop a keloid from itching

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Stepwise to keloids: The approach to keloids is nearly the same no matter where they occur: pressure, silicone sheeting, steroid injections, posssible 5 fu injections, pos ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
You can: try some VITAMIN E ointment (OTC) ....a consultation with a Cosmetic Surgeon may be your best bet! Hope this helps! DrZ
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience Dermatology
May not be a keloid: Not being able to examine your scar it is not possible to tell you if it is really a keloid. Itching can be pretty common in any scar as it heals, kel ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey estelle Zietsman
Specializes in General Practice
Cortisone: Mixing a local anaesthetic cream and a steroid cream and applying the mixture as needed should help a lot.
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Dr. Richard Zienowicz
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
Possibly: Keloids are odd looking soft tissue masses that occur in keloid prone individuals. They are frequently misdiagnosed and usually are confused with hype ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Cortisone: I think two things should be done you should get injections into the scar with cortisone on a monthly basis.The cortisone will not get into your blo ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Corticosteroids: Intralesional corticosteroid injections in large doses can have the same side effects as taking oral doses steadily, but with smaller doses injected, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Carter
44 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Growth, end of penis: This could be several possible disorders. The first that comes to mind would be a wart. A chancre is also a possibility, although statistically much l ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Keloid scars: Unlike love and marriage, keloid scars live forever. A person susceptible to keloid formation will continue to have an increased risk of re-formation ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Genter
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Dermatofibtoma: If there were no incisions or punctures at the locations of these bumps, they are likely to be dermatofibromas. These lesions are benign but have many ... Read More
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