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Will silicone sheets work for keloid and hypertrophic scars?

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Dr. Rian Maercks answered

Specializes in Plastic Surgery

The data for silicone in scarring is very poor. It is mostly a waste of money. Fro some scars there are laser modalities that work well.

Answered Feb 26, 2017

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Dr. Thomas Fiala answered

Specializes in Plastic Surgery

Work for hypertrophic scars, and there's plenty of scientific evidence from the burn and plastic surgery literature, it's not so great for keloid scars - those are very challenging.

Answered Jul 28, 2013

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