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A 32-year-old male asked:

How to stop keloid formation on chest?. i have already a big keloid on center of my chest and shoulder. now new keloids are appearing on chest since last month. these are very itchy. i am 32 years male?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
See a dermatologist or other Dr for evaluation. Do others in your family have them? Share with your Dr.
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Obviously you want to prevent skin injury, unneeded surgery,sunburn damage. There are various ways a skin wound are treated including silicone gel, laser and corticosteroid injections to name some. A dermatologist or plastic surgeon could advise & treat you best to minimize keloid formation.

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Last updated May 26, 2021

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