A member asked:

I have formed a hypertrophic scar on my abdomen after the distal pancreas surgery conducted 10 months from now. is there any way to minimize this?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon answered

Specializes in Dermatology

Absolutely, see your: dermatologist for injections of kenalog (triamcinolone) to soften and thin out the scar, consider laser treatments, topical silicone sheeting, and topical growth factors and sooner than later!

Answered 9/29/2016



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