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Will hyaluronidase injections dissolve scar tissue?

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Dr. Lorrie Klein
Dermatology 36 years experience
Hyaluronidase won't: Hyaluronidase won't help scars. It helps dissolve hyaluronic acid which is present between collagen fibers but scars are made up of dense collagen bundles which are not affected by hyaluronidase.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

Can hyaluronidase injections dissolve scar tissue such as keloids?

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Dr. Lorrie Klein
Dermatology 36 years experience
Hyaluronidase won't: Hyaluronidase won't help scars. It helps dissolve hyaluronic acid which is present between collagen fibers but scars are made up of dense collagen bundles which are not affected by hyaluronidase.

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Last updated Jan 26, 2018

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