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A 38-year-old male asked:

Can steroid injections on new keloids trigger the return of old ones that had flattened naturally years before. if yes, what to do?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Not typically: Any new injury may trigger keloid recurrence but steroid injection do not typically do this.
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