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Keloid on the lip

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 25 years experience
Keloid in lip ring: If the piercing is new, you may be healing still. If not, there are therapies to improve the scar. Have the scar evaluated by a board certified surgeo... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. James Seward
Dermatology 23 years experience
I : I would recommend that you follow up with the dermatologist or plastic surgeon and talk about your situation. That way you can discuss the options to... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
You : You just received excellent advice from a dermatologist. Now, just a little more from an acupuncturist. Medical acupuncture can provide very helpful t... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Carter
Aesthetic Medicine 46 years experience
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
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Stallworth
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Keloid treatment: Keloids can be problematic, particularly if enlarging, are painful or itch, or ulcerated and bleed. For small ones silicone sheeting or gels may help ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hoffmann
Plastic Surgery 39 years experience
No clear answer: After scar or keloid removal in the scalp it is unusual for the hair to grow back through the new scar. It is even possible that you could lose some ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Not really: Folks of African descent tend to form keloids more readily than other folks, but it's famously unpredictable. Why one individual gets them and another... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Keloids: Keloids can be considered to be "scars that don't know when to stop." a keloid, sometimes referred to as a keloid scar, is a tough heaped-up scar that... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Khairalla
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Options include: Depending on the location , size, time duration etc...Options include steroid injection, silicone gel application, rexcision of scar and proper closu... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Wong
Plastic Surgery 47 years experience
Carboxytherapy: I have seen keloids shrink and flatten with carboxytherapy. Other effective methods may include steroid injections, or surgery. The key is to stop t... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Meenakshi Bhuvaneswar
58 years experience
Stretching of skin: Itching in a keloid can be due to excessive stretching of the skin , especially when the keloid is growing and also due to the rubbing of a large ... Read More
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