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02 Aug 2008

non-surgical treatment of keloid scar
I had an operation in December 2007 and I developed a keloid scar.My dermatologist prescribed Mederma and an injection.Its been two months and I' m not satisfied with the progress.I want to know what the most effective non-surgical treatment would be.





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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Thank you for visiting health24.com.

A keloid scar is very difficult to treat. The most effective way to treat a keloid scar, is by injecting small amounts of Diprosone into the scar (what your dermatologist most probably did). Therefore, I recommend that you give the treatment time before considering any other procedures.

Kind regards




Dr Anrich Burger
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