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Does silicone scar sheet cure keloids over a year old ?

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Dr. Maria LoTempio
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Keloids: When a keloid forms the collagen is abnormally layed down causing the lesion to grow outside of the scar. Siilicone is good for fresh scars and hypertrophic scras however kenalog (triamcinolone) injections into the keloid is a good first round treatment option. This is routinely performed by plastic surgeons and dermatologist.
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