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Muskegon, MI
A 22-year-old male asked:

Recieved overdose of steroid injection into keloid and now there is discoloration on the skin should i be worried ? will it return to normal ?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
No: No you should not be worried. The color will come back.
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Dr. Eric O'Neill
36 years experience
Maybe: While the skin color can be distorted after steroid injections, the color might return given time. Frequently, however, the change may be permanent. Only time will tell. There may be treatment options including laser which may be effective.
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Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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