Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Keloids Outlook

What to expect with keloids:

  • In those who respond to treatment, keloids usually resolve within 18 months.
  • Keloids may recur after treatment.

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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