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Does skin grow back after a bad road rash?

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Dr. Keith Ramsey
Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine

In brief: Depends

The deeper rash will likely fill in with granulation and scar tissue.
It will look different from your normal skin and may have areas of numbness. The superficial areas will likely heal with only temporary redness left over, that should return to normal over months or years.

In brief: Depends

The deeper rash will likely fill in with granulation and scar tissue.
It will look different from your normal skin and may have areas of numbness. The superficial areas will likely heal with only temporary redness left over, that should return to normal over months or years.
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